Chronic (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Apr12

Chronic (15) | Close-Up Film Review

A dutiful carer finds companionship in his patients in this moving drama by Mexican writer-director Michel Franco.

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Trailer: The Hateful Eight
Nov05

Trailer: The Hateful Eight

Six or eight or twelve years after the Civil War, a stagecoach hurtles through thewintry Wyoming landscape. The passengers, bounty hunter John Ruth (Kurt Russell) and his fugitive Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh), race towards the town of Red Rock where Ruth, known in these parts as “The Hangman,” will bring Domergue to justice.

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A Fuller Life (15) | Close-Up Film Review
May15

A Fuller Life (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Samantha Fuller, US, 2013, 80 mins Cast: (as themselves) James Franco, William Friedkin, Tim Roth Sam Fuller’s famous ‘shack’ is the historic and evocative setting for this documentary tribute to the great filmmaker; a tribute helmed by his filmmaker daughter, Samantha, and marinated with famous actors and directors that knew or were associated with Sam. His story is literally and literarily his own, as it is adapted from his...

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