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thriller

Friday, December 23rd, 2011

Don 2

Shah Rukh Khan returns as criminal mastermind Don, and the cat-and-mouse-game begins again. Is this sequel worth the chase?


Saturday, April 9th, 2011

Source Code

Duncan Jones’s second film trades the lonely expanses of the moon for the confines of a train carriage bound for doom (repeatedly). Is this science fiction thriller worth getting on?


Monday, January 17th, 2011

Franklyn

Curiouser and curiouser, this tale of four seemingly unconnected people, three in London, and one in the dark fantasy city of Meanwhile. But is it worth seeing where these strands lead, and if they weave together into something interesting?


Sunday, January 16th, 2011

The Ipcress File

Michael Caine is not your typical spy, in this not-so-typical espionage thriller that is more artful than you’d expect.


Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

Shutter Island

Martin Scorsese & Leonardo DiCaprio continue their collaboration in this paranoid psychological thriller that plays all the right tricks on your mind.


Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Ishqiya

Curry Western? Masala Noir? Whatever the genre, Abhishek Chaubey’s directorial debut is a spicy treat served straight up from the India we don’t get to see a lot of.


Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

Movie Lover’s Carnival 001

The first edition of our Movie Lover’s Carnival, serving up great links to movie-related blogposts. Reviews, features, lists — and even a little poem!


Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Anthony Zimmer

Mistaken identities, vicious killers, dogged cops and a femme fatale. It takes a deft hand to make even the most simple and tired plot new again. Such is the case in Jérôme Salle’s thriller — but, as always, there is a twist.


Sunday, March 29th, 2009

The International

Clive Owen & Naomi Watts team up with the director of Run Lola Run to make a movie about a crafty bank that releases during a financial crisis, and it isn’t about people running, explosions, or subprime lending? This I have to see!


Friday, March 27th, 2009

Superbowl 2009 Movie Trailers

Every year millions of people around the world gather in front of their television screens to watch an epic clash of rivals as they duke it out for our attention. Oh, and in between there’s some football too. Like many people who aren’t American, the actual game being played at the Superbowl is of no […]