Camp art is related to—and often confused with—kitsch, and things with camp appeal may also be described as “cheesy”. This category was created to describe the phenomenon of things that are exaggerated, affected, theatrical, but on the other hand...
Many things can make one night different than the others: great party, kiss, unexpected guests or strangers that won’t let you go away. Max (Jamie Fox) is an ordinary, experienced taxi driver, who dreams of running his own company,...
Molly Bloom is one of the most famous characters from James Joyce’s “Ulysses”. Her monologues, which represent female voice in a patriarchal narration, seem to be a tool of deconstruction – the woman’s speech makes the male perspective explode....
‘Little Miss Sunshine’ could be described as a protest-movie. Its directors, Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris, clearly oppose terror of generalized (promoted by media) beauty. Their movie is a critical grotesque, in which society is presented as a system...
Gabriel Garcia Marquez wrote one of the most touching (but not desperate!) farewell letters in the history of literature (what’s interesting – he did it when he was convinced of dying, not when he was actually saying goodbye to...
The Ghost Writer (Ewan McGregor) is hired to write the diaries of the former first minister of Great Britain. Playing with words and narrations that seems to be irrelevant to the actual politics and its filthiness turns out to...
“Prisoners”, directed by Denis Villeneuve, is an intricately constructed story, in which a plot is built like a labyrinth. Its dramaturgy seems to be almost errorless, but – unfortunately – the director overdoes with dead ends. The small town...
‘The Imitation Game’ is based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing. What’s important – it’s not only a simple presentation of his – very attractive for the wide audience – biography, but also an important...
Bruno Dumont’s movie “Humanity” could be described as an artistic criminal. The director takes care of all details – visual narrative seems to be a composition of brutal, naturalistic paintings. On the other hand – it could be classified...
The action of the musical “My Fair Lady”, directed by George Cukor, is based on popular the scheme of a loving duet: a man with a higher social or material status and poor but smart beauty. This gratifying topic...

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