The Big Short (2015) is written and directed by Adam McKay based on the book by Micheal Lewis and stars Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Steve Carell and Ryan Gosling. The film tells the true story of 4 groups who predicted the housing market crisis of the mid-2000s and how they take advantage of it. Let’s […]Read More The Big Short: Banking, Greed and Margot Robbie
Argo directed and starring Ben Affleck is the true story revolving around the 1979-1981 Iranian hostage crisis. The film centres around the Canadian/CIA mission to free six Americans seeking asylum in the Canadian ambassador’s house under the guise of making a fake movie of the same name. Such stories simply write themselves, and the obvious […]Read More Argo: Farsi, Filming and Fooling.
I think there’s a list of films everyone needs to see at least once in their lives. As for me, multiple viewings will do ;). That’s why flipping through Netflix yesterday, I had to revisit this classic. Heat (1995) directed by Micheal Mann starring a dream cast of Val Kilmer, Tom Sizemore, Jon Voight, (a […]Read More Heat. Still burning.