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Far From The Madding Crowd (2015)

Published in F
Monday, 22 June 2015 09:22
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  • Rating

    M: Mature themes and sex scene.

  • The pitch

    Unlikely love is Oak-ay.

  • Starring

    Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen, Tom Sturridge, Juno Temple, Bradley Hall, Hilton McRae, Jessica Barden

  • Directed by

    Thomas Vinterberg

  • Running time

    119 minutes

  • Rated

    M (Australia), 12A (UK), PG-13 (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    People are shot, punched, grabbed, drowned (assumed), jailed. Bare-knuckle street fighting. Animals are shot (mostly implied). Animals fall from a high cliff ledge. Screaming, shouting, arguing. Object punched in anger. Armed soldiers. Burning village. Blood/gore: Corpses (human/baby/animal), blood spatter, bloody nose/face/clothing. An animal's side is punctured (medical). Coffin.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    A couple has bedroom sex. Couple between sheets (nudity implied). Kissing, crotch-grabbing. Shirtless men.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Alcohol (ale, tankards, wine, spirits). Smoking (cigars, pipes). Gambling mentioned.

  • LANGUAGE

    Gender stereotypes. Religious references and exclamation.

  • THEMES

    Love, labour, independence, class, gender, farming, marriage, suitors, rejection, inheritance, reversal of fortune, being left at the altar, jilted love, crimes of passion, death of a child, propiety, persistence, harvest, shepherding.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Job loss. Church setting, cemetery. Deceased parents, uncle mentioned. Marriage proposal/rejection. Horses, dogs, goats, sheep, cows, geese, chickens, pheasants, toad, pigeons, snail. Rainbow, lightning, thunder.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Stately, earthy, full-blooded, lived-in, brutish, realistic, attractive, appealling, involving, well-acted, uncontroversial, classy, faithful, solid, concise, calm, stately, respectable, heartfelt. Solid cast, proud/pained performance by Michael Sheen, vibrant sense of time and place, impeccable period costuming, robust/lustrous production design, transporting cinematography, muddied/weathered sets, sparing score.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Flawed. Underwritten male characters, Schoenaerts struggles with a West County accent, bland direction, subtextually thin, brisk ending, hackneyed lens flare.

Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

Published in F
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 02:55
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  • Rating

    MA15+: Strong violence, sexualised violence and sex scenes.

  • The pitch

    Sinful.

  • Starring

    Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Rosario Dawson, Bruce Willis, Eva Green, Powers Boothe, Dennis Haysbert, Ray Liotta, Christopher Meloni, Jeremy Piven, Christopher Lloyd, Jaime King, Juno Temple

  • Directed by

    Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez

  • Running time

    102 minutes

  • Rated

    MA15+ (Australia), 18 (UK), R (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Suicide (gunshot), self-harm (glass shard). People are shot (sometimes repeatedly; handguns, machine guns, shotguns, crossbows), dowsed in gasoline, set alight, stomped on, thrown through windows, strung up, hung, throat-slit, punched, kicked, thrown from high ledges, tackled, stabbed, slashed, decapitated, maimed, headbutted, slapped, threatened, throat-grabbed. Explosions. Vehicle/motorcycle collisions, reckless driving, car theft. Objects thrown/shot, property damage, smashed mirror. Rape mentioned. Blood/gore: Corpses, lots of blood, severed heads, sliced bodies. Weapon inserted in torso and twisted, body parts (including eyeball) removed, objects protruding from skin. Dripping/spurting/splitting blood, bloody cuts, bloody faces/bodies, broken fingers/bones, crushed skull, mutilated fingers, scars, bruises, bullet wounds, missing eye, black eyes, skin, tissue, flesh matter. Medical procedures: IV drip, self-injection, bandaging, medical instruments, bullet removed with scalpel.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Rape mentioned. Couples have sex/oral sex. Kissing, undressing, handcuffing, flirting, caressing. Erotic dancing. Infidelity. Picture of naked woman, exposed breasts/buttocks. Revealing clothing/underwear/lingerie/costumes, bondage gear. Man in underwear, naked woman (shadowed), cleavage. Shirtless couple. Sexual themed language/banter.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Drugs consumed, injected. Alcohol (beer, champagne, spirits). Intoxication, alcoholism. Smoking (cigars, cigarettes, cigarillo). Gambling (poker, slot machines, craps).

  • LANGUAGE

    F-words, s-words, a-words, b*tch. Name-calling. Slang for genitals. Derogatory terms for women. Religious exclamations and symbolism.

  • THEMES

    Suicide, self-harm, adultery, corruption, obsession, father-son relationships, surveillance, mental instability, lying, manipulation, revenge, facial reconstruction, dominatrices, bondage, ghosts, fetish, objectification, torture.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Estranged father, illegitimate children mentioned. Cemetery setting. Ghosts/hallucinations. Spitting. Shot in monochrome with some colour.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Badass, steamy, sizzling, dark, exhilarating, grisly, committed, ferocious, enjoyable, slick. Riveting start, coal-black humour, immersive visuals, outstanding cast, terrific new characters, spectacular black and white, gorgeous flashes of colour, supremely violent, artistic nudity, scene-stealing performance from Eva Green, thrilling cartoon/comic-style framing, heavy art direction.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Tedious, dull, uninvolving. Ridiculously sexist, unnecessary 3D, not as good as the original, suffers lag, loses focus, one-note female characters, muddled narrative, deafening narration, pulpy dialogue, flat characters.

Maleficent

Published in M
Sunday, 08 June 2014 09:19
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  • Rating

    M: Fantasy themes and violence.

  • The pitch

    Very cheeky.

  • Starring

    Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Lesley Manville, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, Sam Riley, Brenton Thwaites, Kenneth Cranham, Isobelle Molloy

  • Directed by

    Robert Stromberg

  • Running time

    97 minutes

  • Rated

    M (Australia), PG (UK), PG (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Battle scene: characters are thrown through the air, clubbed, hit, stomped, choked. Characters are mutilated (off-screen), threatened (knife), drugged, cursed, slapped, chained, dragged, punched, thrown from a high ledge. A character pricks her finger, a toddler falls from a cliff. Objects thrown, stolen. Burning forest/building, shattering glass, property damage. Killing people mentioned. Yelling, roaring, howling, screaming. Blood/gore: Corpse. Blood on objects, bloody hands, bloody finger.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Kissing, hand-holding. Shirtless man, cleavage.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    People are drugged.

  • LANGUAGE

    Name-calling.

  • THEMES

    Power, greed, friendship, magic, betrayal, forgiveness, true love, revenge, orphans, curses, fairy godmothers, mutilation, legends, heroes, villains, eternal slumber.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Flock of birds, fairies, sprites, winged creatures, deer, aquatic creatures, horses, warthog beasts, underworld creatures, wood creatures, fire-breathing dragon, eel-like creature, raven, dogs, butterflies, goat, wolf-like beast, trolls, flying fish, elephant-like creature, mermaids. Shape-shifting, levitation, full moon, waterfall, lightning, thunder. Fur, snakeskin worn. Fast-moving aerial cinematography.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Dark, dazzling, psychological, nuanced, revisionist, female-driven, magical, magnificent, mature, satisfying, successful, enchanting, imaginative, sweet, funny, exciting, touching. Exquisitely designed, emotionally absorbing, astonishing/strange/beautiful world, striking cinematography, brisk pace, Angelina Jolie is wicked.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Laborious, flavourless. Somewhat belaboured, some annoying characters, clunky narration, clumsy music, some artificial special effects, chaotic/cluttered/unfocused third act, nonsensical plot points, some poor characterisation.

Lovelace

Published in L
Thursday, 22 August 2013 09:35
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  • Rating

    MA15+: Strong themes, sex scenes and drug use.

  • The pitch

    Goes deep.

  • Starring

    Amanda Seyfried, Peter Sarsgaard, Sharon Stone, Robert Patrick, Juno Temple, Chris Noth, Bobby Cannavale, Hank Azaria, Adam Brody, Chloë Sevigny, James Franco, Debi Mazar, Wes Bentley, Eric Roberts

  • Directed by

    Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman

  • Running time

    93 minutes

  • Rated

    MA15+ (Australia), 18 (UK), R (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    A woman is raped/gang-raped (implied), shoved, thrown, slapped, threatened at gunpoint (pistol), tormented. A man is belted, a man behaves aggressively during sexual intercourse, pimps out his wife. Objects thrown and smashed. Domestic hitting, yelling, gunshot heard. Fatal car crash, World War II, Korea, the Hindenburg mentioned. Blood/gore: Scar, bruising, bloody face, bloody knuckles.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Frequent oral sex scenes and implied sex. Masturbation, pimping. Kissing, flirting. People watch pornographic movies. Sexual revolution, prostitution, aphrodisiac, swinger parties mentioned. Sexual banter, innuendo, provocative dancing, sex toys (blow-up doll, dildo). Woman frequently seen topless. Shirtless man, male bottom. Nude bodies (video footage). Swimwear. Cleavage.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Cocaine-snorting, joint-smoking. Unknown pills consumed. Being stoned, smoking grass mentioned. Alcohol (beer, cocktails, spirits, champagne). Smoking.

  • LANGUAGE

    F-words, s-words, a-words. Slang and actual terms for genitalia. Religious references and exclamations. Racial stereotypes.

  • THEMES

    Linda Lovelace, domestic violence, pornography, adult movies, home movies, Deep Throat, film-making, fame, infamy, single parenting, rejection, debt, family, mother-daughter relationships, autobiography, legacy, polygraph, pop-culture.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Unwanted pregnancy, child given up, circumcision, divorce, heart attack mentioned. Prison setting, overbearing mother. Fireworks, thunder. Fur worn, oysters eaten. Based on Ordeal  by Linda Lovelace.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Cautionary, empowering, revealing, memorable, unflinching, mesmerising, heartbreaking, miserable, dispiriting, sobering. Stellar performance from Amanda Seyfried, terrific supporting cast. Authentic 1970s setting.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Faltering, limp, jumbled, predictable, melodramatic. Flat ending, weak dialogue, distracting cameos. Amanda Seyfried and James Franco bear little resemblance to their characters. Should be more shocking, disturbing than it is (omits several more troubling details about Lovelace's life).