Movie Diary 15/11/14

Movie Diary 15/11/14

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009) – There’s something self-serving and a little sour in the way Terry Gilliam conceives of himself here as a Prospero whose magic is wasted on an unappreciative public, but the anachronistic theatre he creates is so...
Movie Diary 19/2/14

Movie Diary 19/2/14

The Bling Ring (2013) – For once, Sofia Coppola’s rich kids are not plagued by ennui; they enjoy their (and other people’s) privileges as much as the little princess Coppola played in Life Without Zoe, the vanity project she made with her father. The...