Displaying items by tag: Mark Webber Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Green Room

Published in G
Monday, 09 May 2016 04:20
DISCLAIMER: The information provided on this website is intended for general entertainment, interest and educational purposes only. It does not constitute, and should not be relied upon as, professional, legal, medical, financial, psychological, personal or other industry advice. Cinemum.net is not responsible for any injury or hardship...

Additional Info

  • Rating

    R18+: High impact violence.

  • The pitch

    Daft punks.

  • Starring

    Anton Yelchin, Joe Cole, Alia Shawkat, Callum Turner, Imogen Poots, David W. Thompson, Mark Webber, Patrick Stewart, Macon Blair, Eric Edelstein, Brent Werzner, Taylor Tunes

  • Directed by

    Jeremy Saulnier

  • Running time

    95 minutes

  • Rated

    R18+ (Australia), 18 (UK), R (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    People are shot, stabbed, choked, mauled, bitten, hacked, slashed (box cutter), sliced, beaten, wrestled, held down, pushed up against a wall, face-grabbed, throat-grabbed, headlocked, tackled, doused (fire retardant), held at gunpoint, held hostage, hit with objects, kicked, arm-slapped. An animal is hit with an object. Theft (petrol siphoning). Objects thrown, smashed. A car is seen resting in a field (accident implied). Swastikas, white supremacy stickers, Confederate flag, pentagram seen. Yelling, screaming, arguing, slamdancing. Burning crosses, Nazi, Iraq vets, war tactics, getting slaughtered mentioned. Blood/gore: Bloody stab/gunshot/maul/open wounds, skin, clothing, objects. Pooling, spurting blood. Snapped limb. Exposed bone/flesh/gore in wounds. Corpses. Bodies are dragged, dropped, covered in makeshift body bags. Object protruding/removed from body. Drawings of skull, girl with a bloody knife.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    People are kissed on the forehead (platonic). Slang terms for ejaculate, anal sex.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Drugs (drug lab, sachets/bricks of drugs). Hypodermic needle seen protruding from skin (heroin overdose implied). An animal is injected with a stimulant. Alcohol (beer, shots). Smoking. Drug possession, roach cigarette mentioned. Club setting.

  • LANGUAGE

    F-words, n-word, s-words, a-words, p*ssed. Name-calling. Derogatory terms for women and homosexuals. Religious references and exclamations. Stickers read slogans such as "Fascist Faggot" and "White Supremacy". Obscene finger gestures.

  • THEMES

    Murder, survival, music, punk rock, live performance, violence, witnesses, touring, skinheads, extremists, heroin, traitors, escape, neo-Nazis, attack dogs, crime scenes, sieges, desert island bands.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Dogs. Power blackout. Butterfly (opening titles graphic), photos of cats. Fart, spitting. Vomit, fecal matter mentioned.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Bloody, impressive, remarkable, claustrophobic, shocking, surprising, intelligent, unrelenting, robust, colourful, effective, brash, haunting, brutal, exciting, splattery, textured, unpredictable, satisfying, tense, entertaining, visceral, funny, scary, effective, audience-pleasing, memorable. Clever dialogue, beautifully crafted narrative, refined/smart/terrific script, snappy editing, excellent cast, inventive/startling makeup, jaw-dropping gore, moody soundtrack, restrained/assured direction, detailed/realistic/intricate/scummy set design.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Familiar setup, a little anti-climactic.

The End of Love

Published in T
Tuesday, 14 May 2013 01:45
DISCLAIMER: The information provided on this website is intended for general entertainment, interest and educational purposes only. It does not constitute, and should not be relied upon as, professional, legal, medical, financial, psychological, personal or other industry advice. Cinemum.net is not responsible for any injury or hardshi...

Additional Info

  • Rating

    CTC.

  • The pitch

    The beginning of Isaac.

  • Starring

    Mark Webber, Isaac Love, Shannyn Sossamon, Amanda Seyfried, Jason Ritter, Michael Cera, Jocelin Donahue, Frances Shaw, Aubrey Plazz

  • Directed by

    Mark Webber

  • Running time

    92 minutes

  • Rated

    CTC (Australia), NR (UK), NR (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    A man describes how a woman was killed in an accident between a car and a motorcycle; snapped neck, died instantly. A father explains life/death to his son. Song lyrics mention war in Afghanistan and an old lady killed. Russian roulette (handgun). Shouting. Blood/gore: Scratch on little boy's leg.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Flirting, kissing. Innuendo. Man in underwear.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Alcohol (wine), intoxication. Smoking. People share a joint.

  • LANGUAGE

    F-words, s-words, a-words, p*ss. Name-calling. Religious exclamations.

  • THEMES

    Single parenting, coping, grief, relationships, kids, acting, auditions, rushing into things, responsibility, humility, father/son relationships, unemployment, loneliness, insecurity.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Deceased mother/wife mentioned, seen in flashback. Pregnancy mentioned. Lizard, goldfish, chirping birds, snakes (mentioned), dead goldfish. Urination. Full moon.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Powerful, intimate, special. Autobiographical tone. Adorable Isaac steals the show. Naturalistic improvisation. Perfectly captures the ups and downs of parenting a two-year-old.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Too personal, self-indulgent, tepid.