Four Lions

Re: View – ‘Four Lions’

I’ve never been a fan of Chris Morris’s. All that self-consciously naughty ‘subversive’ TV strikes me as the bottom-waggling of a disgruntled trustafarian trying to shock his mum and dad, just as Lindsay Anderson used to do before him. But I gave ‘Four Lions’ a try, and was very pleasantly surprised. Probably not the reaction […]

Is Hollywood Really Out Of Ideas?

I have a production list for the upcoming year in Hollywood movies, and from the look of it, the idea bank is bust. ‘Reservoir Dogs’ – the remake? ‘Happy Feet 2’? How desperate has The Business become? What’s interesting is a perusal of what sells here in the middle of the world – I’m in […]