CRIMES OF THE FUTURE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: David Cronenberg Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Lea Seydoux, Kristen Stewart, Scott Speedman, Don McKellar, Lihi Kornowski, Welket Bungue, Yorgos Pirpassopoulos. In his first film for eight years, David Cronenberg returns to the gruesome and familiar field of body horror with his latest creepy and stomach-churning offering that offers up a mix of sci-fi and horror and revisits many themes that are familiar from some of his films from the 80s and 90s.   Crimes Of The Future is set in a depressing and polluted dystopian brave new world Continue reading

THE STUPIDS

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: John Landis Stars: Tom Arnold, Jessica Lundy, Bug Hall, Alex McKenna, Mark Metclafe, Matt Keeslar, Christopher Lee, David Cronenberg, Costa Gavras, Norman Jewison. Probably the most aptly titled film in recent memory, The Stupids is so bad it's almost offensive. The film starts off as being just plain stupid, and it only gets worse! After the success of True Lies and his strong scene stealing presence in Nine Months, Tom Arnold sets his career back by playing Stanley Stupid, the impossibly naive and simple-minded head of a Continue reading