Christine (2016)
Film

Christine (2016)

Originally posted on CineMuseFilms:
Depression and suicide do not make pretty subjects for a film. It is easy to produce a voyeuristic essay that exploits someone’s despair and self-destruction, but portraying tragedy without sensationalising or trivialising it is as tough as it gets for directors and actors. While most suicides are silent and private, TV…

Cult-Film Club | Suspiria
Film

Cult-Film Club | Suspiria

Long before I was old enough to be watching incredibly violent Horror films, I had a transcendental experience watching Suspiria, an unforgettable, candy-coloured descent into hell by an Italian master of the macabre (Dario Argento). This has since fuelled my obsession with his films, with some of his other blood-splattered efforts such as Deep Red and Tenebre … Continue reading

Choose tracks to help you make the most of Spotify (Part 3)
Film / Music

Choose tracks to help you make the most of Spotify (Part 3)

To celebrate the release of the excellent T2 Trainspotting, I’ve decided to provide my favourite songs from both of the movies. To many, the soundtrack was one of the most important features of the first movie, with several set-pieces (notably the opening scene) accompanied by carefully selected music. However, I’m going to attempt to avoid … Continue reading