Month: May 2018

Chappaquiddick – a quick review

Chappaquiddick – a quick review

There are some spoilers in this brief review of Chappaquiddick, so see the film first if that bothers you. The latest film from director John Curran (The Painted Veil, Tracks), Chappaquiddick, covers the 1969 incident that haunted  U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy’s life and career. It is a story that has been well documented. A tragedy…

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Loveless

Loveless

Loveless, the latest from Russian filmmaker Andrey Zvyagintsev, is a beautiful and bleak film. Set in the suburban high-rises of Moscow, divorcing couple, Zhenya (Maryana Spivak) and Boris (Aleksey Rozin), loath each other but are continuing to share a roof until they can sell their apartment. Also living with them, and barely tolerated by Zhenya…

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