Archive for tag: Robert Pattinson

Film Review: ‘The Rover’

19 June, 2014 (10:30) | by Robert Horton, Film Reviews | By: Robert Horton

Like a Road Warrior writ small, The Rover skitters across a slightly futuristic Australia, a car chase pitched against a great void. But this doesn’t feel like an adventure movie—more like a stripped-down Western about a single-minded quest. The single mind belongs to Eric (Guy Pearce), a blasted soul whose car is stolen while he’s […]

Blu-ray/DVD: ‘Cosmopolis’

1 January, 2013 (20:16) | Blu-ray, by Sean Axmaker, David Cronenberg, DVD, Film Reviews | By: Sean Axmaker

Cosmopolis (eOne) is a microcosm of a disconnected existence, life lived in a bubble in financial dealings and digital communications and brief face-to-face conversations and sexual intermissions in a space shuttle of a limousine creeping through the gridlock of an anonymous New York City. David Cronenberg adapts Don Delillo’s massive novel, distilling it down to […]