All posts by AGutman

  • I Am Not Madame Bovary – Review ****

    The first thing that must be understood about I Am Not Madame Bovary – the curious new dark comedy from Chinese blockbuster director Feng Xiaogang...

  • Lady Macbeth – Review *****

    Costume dramas have this reputation for being very proper, restrained affairs that usually deal with the same handful of themes over and over again. No...

  • The Lost City of Z – Review ****

    There used to be a quite popular film genre focused on larger-than-life hero-men, often dropped in exotic locales, overcoming odds on an epic scale through...