Tag Archives: Kate Beckinsale

Love and Friendship – New Release Review

A sparkling Austen adaptation which is as playful with Austen’s text as it is reverent… It requires a certain boldness to integrate your own humor into Austen’s work, and quite a level of skill to pull that trick off successfully. Thankfully writer and director Whit Stillman is as brazen as he is in command of his […]

The Face of an Angel- Review (Spoiler Free)

Michael Winterbottom sets noble goals in The Face of an Angel but falls drastically short… Taking the Amanda Knox murder case story from 2007 (in which Knox was accused of murdering her flatmate Meredith Kercher) Winterbottom attempts to turn its tragic elements into a discussion on love, perspective and the contradictions and foibles of the press. His ambitions […]