Jane Austen’s world, as we know from a surfeit of book sales, fan clubs and literary societies and, mainly, countless films based on her stories, are filled with wide-eyes innocents who would be dragged into a loveless marriage in order to restore family fortunes, scheming widows weaving complicated plans, poor relatives scorned until triumphant, young men who bestow their affections on unsuitable ... more >
Whit Stillman’s LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP is a win!
A film that's not to be missed
Kate Beckinsale and Chloe SevignyDirected by Whit Stillman
A by-the-book reboot gets invigorated by its female leads
Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale and Jessica BieleDirected by Len Wiseman
“Total Recall”, the unnecessary remake starring Colin Farrell, Jessica Biel, and Kate Beckinsale, proves that all the computer-generated imagery in the digital world cannot simulate a believable storyline. This movie stands proudly in the company of “Transformers”, “G.I. Joe”, and every other action flick with gossamer believability. The story involves a factory worker named Douglas Quaid (the ... more >