The Handmaiden

“Where I come from, it’s illegal to be naive” intones Sook-Hee in this, the new feature from Park Chan-Wook. It’s a line which will not only come to be a pertinent warning to the central ...

A Rose Reborn

This is one that completely passed me by. I am a big fan of Park Chan-Wook and I rated Stoker as my favourite film of 2013. It was only recently I came across the short film, A Rose Reborn that was h...

John’s Top Ten of 2013

It was a bit of a hit and miss year for movies. Some of the most anticipated and heavily promoted films failed to live up to the hype. We had the now normal slew of Superhero movies of varying qualit...

Oldboy Red Band Trailer

To say that the remake of Oldboy will generate some discussion would be an enormous understatement. The original is one of the most revered films of the last decade.  A remake has been on the cards f...