Allen's biggest influences always shouted over the works he created -- and when he was working with a talent like Gordon Willis, his collaborators could make their voices heard just as clearly.
"Good Kill" is an arresting and resonant, if emotionally draining watch that deserves to find a larger audience on the home entertainment platform.
A closeted gay man finds out his truth when he picks up a lonely hustler in an unnamed city.
A brainless attempt at torture porn, this import from Spain jettisons potentially interesting backstory for endless torture that isn't even that horrifying.
This Blu-ray won't disappoint fans of the horror/thriller genre.
Director John McNaughton helms his first feature film in eons and his skill at creating slow-burning tension can be seen in this not-to-be-missed thriller.
Don't let the extremely low users rating on imdb.com deter you from purchasing Shout Factory's latest irreverent Blu-ray.
Imagine if a documentary filmmaker followed Woodward and Bernstein when they went to visit Deep Throat. At moments in "Citizenfour," you may feel like a similar experience is taking place.
Mt. Fuji lords over the opening robbery sequence. It's the first of many densely composed images in the film, but it's hardly the only one to suggest that the character's fates are being impacted by forces larger than any individual person.
There's no need for mobs of extras in rot makeup here, and no call for endless scenes of extravagant slaughter. The mayhem is completely notional -- and emotional.