Blog

Christopher Fowler
Posted in
Film
Image
Benoit Blanc, the New Orleans detective essayed by Daniel Craig in the surprise hit 'Knives Out', channels his inner Foghorn Leghorn and has a hoot in its sequel 'Glass Onion', which is yes, an old Beatles song and also, literally, a very big glass onion. If the template last time was 'The Old Dark House' via 'Cluedo', this one owes a fair amount to Stephen Sondheim and his meticulous whodunnit…
19 comments
Christopher Fowler
Posted in
Film
Image
You'll hear much talk of this as we run up to Oscar season, with good reason. Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu, director of '21 Grams' and 'Amores Perros', has created something so unique in this comedy-drama that it feels he's pushed the boundaries into a new kind of filmmaking. I ran through his credits on IMDbPro and an extraordinary list of hits came up for which he received the credit of 'Thanks'…
4 comments

Years