Jennifer Jason Leigh

Film Review: Netflix’s Annihilation (USA, 2018) is a seriously intelligent, visually stunning picture

March 9, 2018

Rousing its fair share of controversy over Paramount Studios’ decision to release it to streaming service Netflix the world over (save for North America and China) instead of in cinemas for which it was initially intended, Alex Garland‘s ambitious Annihilation is certainly a unique production for such a risk-adverse studio.... Continue Reading

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Dark family comedy Atypical gets the thumbs up from Netflix; Jennifer Jason Leigh to star

October 19, 2016

A new TV series from the team behind How I Met Your Mother and The Goldbergs has been given an eight-episode go ahead by Netflix. Atypical will be written and produced by Robia Rashid with Seth Gordon directing the pilot and serving as co-producer.... Continue Reading

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DVD Review: The Hateful Eight (R18+) (USA, 2015)

May 25, 2016

The Hateful Eight is (fittingly) iconic auteur Quentin Tarantino‘s eighth film, which this week opened in Australian cinemas for a limited 70mm Ultra Panavision release – the first film to do so since 1966’s Khartoum and the first Western since The Hallelujah Trail (1965). For cinephiles around the world, the day couldn’t have come soon enough, but is the ambitious film – which almost never saw the light of day – worthy of the format in which it’s projected?... Continue Reading

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Official revival cast list welcomes us back to Twin Peaks

April 26, 2016

After a few month of not hearing anything, we are welcomed back to some input regarding Twin Peaks’ revival, which happens next year.... Continue Reading

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The Force Awakens‘s Oscar Isaac joins Alex Garland’s new sci-fi Annihilation

March 31, 2016

Adapted from the first book in science fiction author Jeff VanderMeer’s Southern Reach trilogy, Alex Garland‘s latest venture, Annihilation, is shaping up to be something great.... Continue Reading

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