Throwback Thursday: ’12 Angry Men’ (1957)

’12 Angry Men’ (1957) Image courtesy of United Artists

The jurors are amazed to find a similar knife to the one used in the murder, having been told the murder weapon is a one of a kind. Continue reading

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What would you do if you were in ‘Room’?

Jacob Tremblay & Brie Larson in ‘Room’ (2015)

Based on the novel by Emma Donoghue, who also wrote the screenplay, 2015 film Room follows the lives of Ma (Brie Larson) and her five-year-old son Jack (Jacob Tremblay). They have been held for seven years in a squalid shed, by a man they call Old Nick. They call this space ‘room’, with Jack never having been outside. Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’ (1975)

‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’ (1975) Photo via https://drafthouse.com/show/one-flew-over-the-cuckoos-nest

Randle McMurphy (Jack Nicholson) tries to get his fellow mental institute patients to raise their hands, so they can break away from the normal schedule and watch the baseball game on TV. Continue reading

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