Tagged with Justin Kurzel

[Video Review] Macbeth (2015) by Bede Jermyn

[Video Review] Macbeth (2015) by Bede Jermyn

Dir: Justin Kurzel Starring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Paddy Considine, Sean Harris, Jack Reynor, Elizabeth Debicki, David Thewlis. IMDb Synopsis: Macbeth, a Thane of Scotland, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for … Continue reading

[Bea’s Ranting Reviews] Macbeth [2015]

[Bea’s Ranting Reviews] Macbeth [2015]

Dir.: Justin Kurzel Starring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, David Thewlis, Sean Harris, Elizabeth Debicki and Paddy Considine So fair and foul a film I have ever seen. Macbeth to this day remains my number one favourite play by The Bard- ruthless ambition, misguided faith, the price of entitlement, forced destiny, political intrigue and deep-rooted corruption, … Continue reading

Blu-ray Review: Tim Winton’s The Turning [MA15+] by Bede Jermyn

Blu-ray Review: Tim Winton’s The Turning [MA15+] by Bede Jermyn

Directors: Tony Ayres, Jub Clerc, Robert Connolly, Shaun Gladwell, Rhys Graham, Jonathan auf der Heide, Justin Kurzel, Yaron Lifschitz, Anthony Lucas, Claire McCathy, Ian Meadows, Ashlee Page, Stephen Page, Simon Stone, Warwick Thornton, Marieka Walsh, Mia Wasikowska, David Wenham. Cast: Wayne Blair, Cate Blanchett, Rose Byrne, Colin Friels, Harrison Gilbertson, Brenna Harding, Callan Mulvey, Matt … Continue reading

DVD Review: Snowtown [MA15]

Dir: Justin Kurzel Starring: Daniel Henshall, Lucas Pittaway, Craig Coyne, Louise Harris and Richard Green. The Film: Marcey’s Take: I knew sooner or later a film based upon the ‘bodies in the barrels’ case would happen, and I wasn’t really on board with that idea. The case of John Bunting and ‘his crew’ who killed … Continue reading