Screening Log #66: Cosmopolis (2012)

Written by David Cronenberg, based on the novel by Don DeLillo Directed by David Cronenberg Starring Robert Pattinson, Sarah Gadon, Kevin Durand, and Paul Giamatti     As the internet becomes more and more prevalent, as it becomes more deeply embedded into the personal, social, and economic, daily lives of people, there is a corresponding … Continue reading

Screening Log #40: A Dangerous Method (2011)

Written by Christopher Hampton, based on his play “The Talking Cure” and John Kerr’s book A Dangerous Method Directed by David Cronenberg Starring Michael Fassbender, Kiera Knightley. Viggo Mortensen, and Vincent Cassel       There is an intimate relationship that develops between a patient and their doctor in any medical discipline. A patient shares the … Continue reading

Screening Log #38: Dead Ringers (1988)

Written by David Cronenberg and Norman Snider, based on the book Twins by Bari Wood and Jack Geasland Directed by David Cronenberg Starring Jeremy Irons, Geneviève Bujold       A strange thing happens when one considers the nature of self-consciousness. The self-reflexivity of self-consciousness reveals a structure that is at once a thinking subject … Continue reading

Capsule Collection: Summer/Fall 2011 Viewing, < 2011 Part 3

The final pre-2011 installment in my journey towards having an up-to-date arrives with much relief from me.

Capsule Collection: Summer/Fall 2011 Viewing, < 2011 Part 2

As stated, and delivered more expediently than I anticipated, the second batch of capsules from prior to 2011.