Questia, your on-line research library and paper writing resource, comprises thousands of scholarly articles and books on Drama. Voldemort actor Ralph Fiennes performed a British diva director in the Coen brothers’ Hollywood-set story, and steals the show with the best scene in the movie: he tries to get Alden Ehrenreich’s American actor to annunciate a line correctly, however can’t.
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The world doesn’t want one other gangster film, not even one from Martin Scorsese—or so you’ll have thought before The Irishman Scorsese’s 3½-hour saga is based on the story of actual-life low-degree mobster Frank Sheeran (performed, beautifully, by Robert De Niro), who claims to have killed Jimmy Hoffa (a marvelous Al Pacino), the onetime Teamsters president who disappeared in 1975. For roughly its first two-thirds, The Irishman is vastly entertaining. Then it shifts into one thing much more advanced. It’s a melancholy mob epic.
Robert Eggers’ Sundance hit attracted some of the oddest complaints directed at any movie lately when some disgruntled viewers members instructed it wasn’t scary sufficient. Perhaps they were watching a unique movie? Set in colonial New England, the austere movie follows a household outcast from their strict spiritual group and trying to make it on their own on the fringe of some deep, dark woods. It essentially takes the witch-fearing folklore of the period at face worth, watching the household disintegrate beneath the insidious influence of a nearby witch. It is a sluggish-burn horror movie, gentle on shocks, heavy on unease, and thematically wealthy in ways that solely turn out to be obvious later.
Contempt is a good looking opus to Nouvelle Vague cinema, and one in all Godard’s most experimental movies. I really like his troubled and troubling narration, his obsession with breaking the codes of fashionable cinema using some typical Godardian tropes: minimal dialogues with unusual gestures, stares and conditions. It’s mental as common but additionally aesthetically completely different and courageous.