The Gambler: A Losing Proposition

Written by Vince Freeman If you have ever thought that it would be impossible to combine bleak, Russian introspective philosophy with a noir thriller, THE GAMBLER has proven you right. However, if you like movies that take themselves very seriously and have a plethora of expository, pedantic dialogue that discusses the value of one weak […]

Great Movie: L’Atalante

Written by Anthony Gagnon Consistently hailed as one of the greatest films of all time, but mostly relegated to film schools and the most obsessive of cinephiles in the US, L’Atalante is a masterpiece of poetic realism and its director, Jean Vigo, is an unsung progenitor of auteur cinema.  He was so audacious, and had […]