Tagged with biopic

[Video Review] Love & Mercy (2014) by Bede Jermyn

[Video Review] Love & Mercy (2014) by Bede Jermyn

Dir: Bill Pohlad Starring: John Cusack, Paul Dano, Elizabeth Banks, Paul Giamatti, Jake Able, Bill Camp, Brett Davern, Kenny Wormald. IMDb Synopsis: In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of … Continue reading

[Video Review] Big Eyes (2014) by Bede Jermyn

[Video Review] Big Eyes (2014) by Bede Jermyn

Dir: Tim Burton Starring: Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz, Danny Huston, Jon Polito, Krysten Ritter, Jason Schwartzman, Terence IMDb Synopsis: A drama about the awakening of the painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s. My rating: … Continue reading

Creation

4/5 Creation is a biopic about Charles Darwin, during the period in his life when he wrote ‘The Origin Of Species’. Darwin at this point in his life struggles with his ideas, science and religion. All the while he is suffering from an unknown illness, the loss of a child and a strained relationship with his … Continue reading