Something that makes familiar things look strange… (The Mist movie review)

‘The Mist’, directed by Frank Darabont, could be described as a leap into madness. Stephan King says that madness is a kind of intellectual...

Let your pain go away (The Invitation movie review)

A traumatic experience creates a speechless fright that divides or destroys identity. It can easily disrupts attachments between self and others by challenging fundamental...

Killing me softy (Gone Girl movie review)

‘Gone Girl’ is not just a gripping thriller, which was centered around the dangerous game between the spouses. It’s also an interesting and intriguing...

Chaos is order yet undeciphered (Enemy movie review)

A look-alike, or double, is a person person who closely resembles another person. In mythology this creature is a fictional creature, spirit-twin of a...

One… two… three… you die now! (Identity movie review)

‘Identity’, a thriller directed by James Mangold, could be described in one spooky slogan – ‘the worst is yet to come’. Firstly – a...

Never-ending love (Only Lovers Left Alive)

Pop culture gave birth to the pretty sizable herd of vampires. It would be really hard to count all these stories of half scary...

If blood could sing… (Whiplash movie review)

How many dumb ways to die you know? Andrew Neimann from ‘Whiplash’ can imagine only two kinds of death. You die drunk, broke at...

A touch of the Other (The Elephant Man movie review)

‘The Elephant Man’ sounds like the title of a typical family movie with human and not-human creatures that live in something more than realistic...

This is the sad tale of the township of Dogville (Dogville...

This small town would be better defined as not-city because its structure seems to be built on the principle of negation. It reminds architectural...

The worst day in their life (Carnage movie review)

Have you ever heard about  the god of carnage, whose rule's been unchallenged since time immemorial? Roman Polański had. But his ‘Carnage’ is not...

Don’t be afraid of heights, be afraid of failing (Paris, Texas...

‘Paris, Texas’ is a story of one impossible love. She loved him, but all she dreamed about was escape. He loved her, more than...

Nothing is black and white (Suture movie review)

‘Suture’ is a neo-noir thriller. And that’s how David Siegel and Scott McGehee (better known as directors of ‘What Maisie Knew’ and ‘Bee Season’)...

Don’t sing along with the common people (Anomalisa movie review)

Michael Stone (the main character of ‘Anomalisa’), an author that specializes in customer service, is a man who embodiments a caricatured image of another...

Violence wears white gloves (Funny Games movie review)

Michael Haneke in ‘Funny Games’ plays with the image of ‘tame’, pure, meaningless violence. Impeccability of space, in which  a series of acts of...

Come to the mad side (Psycho movie review)

‘Psycho’ is built on the principle of conflicted duality. The main tension is situated between life and death.  The whole story is infected with...

What kind of bird are you? (Moonrise Kingdom movie review)

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....

Black Sun (Melancholia movie review)

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 hell of slavery (Django movie review)

‘Django’ is a satire on the complacency of Americans, hiking in their vanity fairs. Tarantino exposed the vanity of a ‘white, heterosexual man’ by...

The birth of evil (No Country for Old Men movie review)

‘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...

The big confusion (The Big Short movie review)

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...