The Grand Budapest Hotel Review: A Five Star Adventure

A VIEW FROM OTHER WINDOWS This isn’t the first time Wes Anderson has taken his audience by the hand and led them through the oversaturated grandeur of luxury accommodation. Starring Jason Schwartzman and Natalie Portman, 2007’s Hotel Chevalier –  a 13-minute short written and directed by Anderson – acted as a bittersweet narrative precursor to […]

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Streets of Fire Review: Hot in the City

STREETS OF RAGE Those familiar with Walter Hill’s filmography will also be aware of how the director and screenwriter became an integral part of late seventies, early eighties cult moviemaking. With titles such as The Driver (1978), The Warriors (1979) and Southern Comfort (1981) Hill’s work has grasped hold of generations of viewers with its […]

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