Review: Manifesto

From acclaimed visual artist Julian Rosefeldt, Manifesto features two-time Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett in 13 distinct, must-see vignettes that incorporate timeless manifestos from 20th century art movements. From anchorwoman to homeless man, from Pop Art to Dogma 95, a chameleonic Blanchett gives a tour-de-force performance as she transforms herself like never before. Rosefeldt weaves together history’s most impassioned artistic statements in this stunning and contemporary … Continue reading Review: Manifesto

Review: War Machine

Writer-director David Michôd (Animal Kingdom) recreates a U.S. General’s roller-coaster rise and fall as part reality, part savage parody – raising the specter of just where the line between them lies today. His is an exploration of a born leader’s ultra-confident march right into the dark heart of folly. At the story’s core is Brad Pitt’s sly take on a successful, charismatic four-star general who … Continue reading Review: War Machine

Review: The Discovery

Two years after his father (Robert Redford) was able to scientifically prove that an afterlife exists, a neurologist (Jason Segel) agrees to help him with an experiment that could provide further details regarding the great beyond. At the same time, he falls in love with a troubled woman (Rooney Mara) who is also drawn to his father’s research. Directed by Charlie McDowell (The One I … Continue reading Review: The Discovery

Review: It’s Only the End of the World

The newest from Canadian sensation Xavier Dolan, It’s Only the End of the World features a star studded French cast that has Vincent Cassel, Marion Cotillard, Lea Seydoux, Nathalie Baye and Gaspard Ulliel in the lead role. When Louis (Ulliel) returns home after a 12 year absence to announce his terminal illness, he soon overstays his welcome when old wounds are opened with his estranged family. … Continue reading Review: It’s Only the End of the World