Basic Instinct – Blu-Ray Review

Paul Verhoeven was flying high in Hollywood after the back-to-back success of Robocop and Total Recall, and Joe Eszterhas was getting ridiculous sums of money for his screenplays. Eszterhas sold his script for Basic Instinct for over 3 million dollars, which was unheard of for a spec script—but this was the late '80s/early '90s, where the notion of … Continue reading Basic Instinct – Blu-Ray Review

Favourite Films with Noam Chomsky!

The world-renowned linguist and anarchist Noam Chomsky may not watch many films today. Michel Gondry once said “he never watches movies” during a interview for his 2013 animated documentary Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?: An Animated Conversation with Noam Chomsky. However Noam and his first wife Carol (who passed away in 2008) were … Continue reading Favourite Films with Noam Chomsky!