‘Psycho’ is built on the principle of conflicted duality. The main tension is situated between life and death.  The whole story is infected with the permanent presence of death.  Sick, marked by stigma of inanity psyche of Norman (Anthony...
Sam has been trying very hard to make friends, but he feels people don’t like his personality. Suzy always wished she was an orphan. Most of her favourite characters are, and she thinks their lives are more special. Sam’s...
How long will life survive on planet Earth? You’ve seen the action movies where the bad guy threatens to destroy it. But what if the end is more metaphysical? Like in Lars von Trier’s ‘Melancholia’. The enormous (blue) planet headed...
‘Django’ is a satire on the complacency of Americans, hiking in their vanity fairs. Tarantino exposed the vanity of a ‘white, heterosexual man’ by pointing out the superficiality and instability  of masks. Pillars of Tarantino’s story are built on four...
‘A man would have to put his soul at hazard’ – that’s a key-sentence for the whole movie ‘No Country for Old Men’. The Coen brothers are telling the story of dangerous being in the world.  The first monologue...
Endless columns of numbers. Loans, instalments, repayments days.  Something that ordinary people would never understand. Do you remember old Hamlet’s saying: ‘There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy’?. Let’s paraphrase...
When you are a little boy and you believe in catholic God, there’s no greater honour than be invited by your favourite priest for ice-cream. It’s like invitation sent straight from Heavens. You feel special. You’re the chosen one....
We all know someone who had to leave the country he/she loved in search of better life. We all also know someone who had his/her heart broken in thousand pieces. We are fragile. Our insides can easily break down....
Hunting, according to Zygmunt Bauman, is one of metaphors of post-modern life. Existence would be defined here as a repetition that is expanded almost indefinitely (it’s all about tenacity, permanent renewal of gestures). The consumer seems to be more...

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