Tag Archives: Funeral

Tom at the Farm (2013) ☆☆☆(3/4) : His lover, His brother, and His mother

 It just looked like a simple visit at first – but then it is gradually turned into something which is very twisted to say the least. Xavier Dolan’s “Tom at the Farm” is a darkly fascinating psychological thriller with quiet … Continue reading

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God’s Pocket (2014) ☆☆(2/4) : Before the Funeral

 Some movies can be interesting as simply showing talented actors doing what they can do their roles, but that is not the case with “God’s Pocket”, which strangely feels tedious and lifeless in spite of its talented performers assembled on … Continue reading

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August: Osage County (2013) ☆☆1/2(2.5/4) : An average chocolate box movie

 I have several personal terms/nicknames defining certain types of movies, and one of them is ‘chocolate box movie’. In my definition, chocolate box film is usually packed with a bunch of good actors who respectively have each own scene to … Continue reading

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Bernie (2011) ☆☆☆(3/4) : He’s the guy for your funeral

What a nice guy Bernie Tiede is. He is so nice and sincere that you cannot possibly imagine him doing something bad to you. Based on a weird real-life crime story which was quite stranger than fiction, Richard Linklator’s quirky … Continue reading

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