Tag - surrealism

Mr. Timms from Rango

Wayhomer Review #54: Rango

Episode #54 for Rango, in which our protagonist is so blown away he’s barely coherent (well, coherent for him). He also discusses the joy of watching an animated film in which you don’t know who’s providing the voices and...

Your Tuesday Morning Mental Sorbet: Behold...

So it’s Tuesday, yes, and the combination of Labor Day here in the U.S. plus DragonCon sapping our collective will to live makes us postpone the Mental Sorbet until today. So if you need a brain-numbing dose before you resume work...

La Belle Captive DVD cover

La Belle Captive (1983) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Alain Robbe-Grillet and Franck Verpillat based on Robbe-Grillet’s novelDirected by: Alain Robbe-GrilletStarring: Daniel Mesguich, Cyrielle Clair, Daniel Emilfork, Gabrielle Lazure Released by: Koch Lorber...

The Howl (1970) – DVD Review

Original Italian Title: L’Urlo Film: DVD: Written by: Tinto Brass, Franco Longo, Giancarlo Fusco, and Luigi ProiettiDirected by: Tinto BrassStarring: Tina Aumont, Gigi Proietti, Nino Segurini Features: Trailers Gallery Commentary by...

What Have I Done To Deserve This? (1984)...

ScottC says, "Let me say right off the bat that this is not a popcorn movie. Almodóvar follows in the footsteps of Luis Buñuel and creates films that shock, intrigue, and titillate, not merely entertain. In other words, you have to pay...

Destino (2003) – Animation Review

Written by: John Hench & Salvador DaliDirected by: Dominique Monfery My Advice: Don’t miss it. Before he left the company his family founded, Roy Disney revived a project that had been dormant since 1945. In that year surrealist...