December 2021

Cameron: Titanic (1997)

December 19, 2021 // 0 Comments

The disaster movie was well out of vogue by the time that James Cameron released Titanic in 1997, thanks to the endless parodies of the 80s and early 90s. In response, [...]

Villeneuve: Dune (2021)

December 14, 2021 // 0 Comments

My biggest concern, going into Dune, was that Frank Herbert’s novel seemed too attuned to Denis Villeneuve’s directorial style. Dune was always waiting for Villeneuve to [...]

Shyamalan: Old (2021)

December 1, 2021 // 0 Comments

Like The Visit, M. Night Shyamalan’s latest film is a study in agesploitation – the way that ageing can become a form of horror when compressed and condensed. Both films [...]