movies

Hanna

I just bumped into this interesting trailer of the movie Hanna by director Joe Wright. This thriller starring Academy Award nominee Saoirse Ronan (The Lovely Bones, Atonement) tells the story of Hanna. I paraphrase: “Raised by her father (Eric Bana),...
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The Tree of Life

Coming this March is the movie The Tree Of Life by Terence Malick, whom you might know of The Thin Red Line. The Tree of Life stars Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Jessica Chastain in “a tale of a Midwestern boy’s journey from the innocence of childhood...
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Timescapes by Tom Lowe

Wow. That was the only thing in my mind when I saw this footage from Tom Lowe’s debut film project Timescapes. Just have a look and see what I mean. These guys totally get the new way of film making, so check out the Timescapes blog on their site...
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Catfish

Another movie on how Facebook can change your life. Story: In late 2007, filmmakers Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost sensed a story unfolding as they began to film the life of Ariel’s brother, Nev. Nev met a girl, Megan, online and they seemed to have...
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Sucker Punch

Zack Snyder, the director who also brought you 300 and Watchmen has another visual marvel coming our way. Sucker Punch is an  action fantasy movie that takes us into the imaginary world of a young girl. This dream world provides the ultimate escape from...
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Freakonomics Movie

Freakonomics is one of my favorite books ever. The authors Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner use economic models to explain  things like why most drug dealers still live with their moms and what the similarities are between school teachers and sumo wrestlers....
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