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Top Ten Films of 2017 – Still Making the Case for the Big Screen Experience?

This year, the Academy Awards delayed its’ ceremony until the first Sunday in March, which thankfully provided time to actually view just about all of the nominees, and consequently reflect on last year’s best offers.  It was a challenging year for cinema, an art-form besieged by so-called, ‘prestige TV’, to retain its’ crown as the most… Continue reading Top Ten Films of 2017 – Still Making the Case for the Big Screen Experience?

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‘Phantom Thread’ – Paul Thomas Anderson’s Warped Romance Across the Pond?

  The Paul Thomas Anderson / Daniel Day-Lewis collaboration has yielded arguably the greatest American film in the 21st century, 2007‘s ‘There Will Be Blood’, for which Day-Lewis won his second Best Actor Oscar, but an aspect of Anderson’s filmmaking that often goes unheralded are his unconventional love stories.  2002‘s ‘Punch Drunk Love’ utilized Adam… Continue reading ‘Phantom Thread’ – Paul Thomas Anderson’s Warped Romance Across the Pond?