Brain Dead (1990) – Blu-Ray Review

Disclaimer: this is not about the much-beloved Peter Jackson film Braindead, or Dead Alive as it was retitled in the US on its release in 1992, but the 1990 film directed by Alan Simon. This film is based on an old Charles Beaumont script called Paranoia, written for Roger Corman back in the '60s. The … Continue reading Brain Dead (1990) – Blu-Ray Review

Beau Travail – Blu-Ray Review

What is there to be said about Beau Travail that hasn't been said at this point? Not much, really, but it was the film that transformed Claire Denis from a director vaguely known in France to one of the leading lights of world cinema. Now, she is considered the greatest living director by many critics. When Beau Travail came … Continue reading Beau Travail – Blu-Ray Review