Category Archives: FILM REVIEW

Gnomicon 166

If you have not already done so, you may wish to read the Introduction to Gnomica. Gnomicon  166 Monday 22 October 2012 Read gnomica 1-150 here! 151     152     153     154     155     156     157     158     159     160     161 162     163     164     … Continue reading

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Gnomicon 155

If you have not already done so, you may wish to read the Introduction to Gnomica. Gnomicon  155 Thursday 11 October 2012 Read gnomica 1-150 here! 151     152     153     154 Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world. Jean-Luc … Continue reading

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Gnomicon 118

If you have not already done so, you may wish to read the Introduction to Gnomica. Gnomicon  118 Tuesday 4 September 2012 Read gnomica 1-100 here! 101     102     103     104     105     106     107     108     109     110     111     112     113     114     … Continue reading

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Liminality

The modern English noun liminality and its adjective liminal are derived from the Latin word limen ‘threshold’, and I for one am just madly in love this word and its universe – my world is so well described by it!  … Continue reading

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BEYOND RANGOON

This is a hauntingly beautiful study of death and rebirth, of loss and recovery, of the a cross-cutting interplay between the microcosms of personal desire and a macrocosm of political tyranny. It is a must-see if you haven’t already.  Really! The acting in … Continue reading

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Love Scenes in Films

We all have favorite books, song, and movies.  Do we all likewise have favorite scenes in movies, or favorite types of scenes?  I like and even love love scenes, and I certainly have some that I think are particularly effective … Continue reading

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SECRET GAMES

DATA and CAST Subtlety is not the distinguishing feature of Secret Games, a piece of elegant trash wrapped in the slick packaging of a neatly filmed triangle tale in which a wife turned high-class whore becomes a kind of Rorschach … Continue reading

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