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The Road Home

In considering a response to The Road Home, I am thinking how contrived, unnatural and, why not, futile, recent western cinematic productions seem. - Have you seen Bats? - And then, this meeting between...
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American Psycho

Bret Easton Ellis' American Psycho (1991) is his second novel adapted for the screen. American Psycho is one of the most significant works of late 20th century American literature. It recreates the social...
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The War Zone

Tim Roth's directorial debut feature The War Zone (1999) begins with a shot of a foaming white sea throwing itself against black cliffs so jagged one might forget that, geologically speaking, it's the...