Emmanuelle Bercot (who directed the decent and heartfelt social-realist drama Standing Tall that was this year’s Opening Gala) acts in the film playing Tony, who is supposedly a lawyer — although Maïwenn’s conception of a lawyer’s exact duties seems airily vague. The movie is seen in flashback, as Tony recovers in rehab with a broken leg from a ski-ing accident, and reflects on a passionate, destructive relationship with the father of her child. In a club one night, she sees Georgio, played by Vincent Cassel and they hit it off. Georgio appears to be a very rich restaurateur with a flash apartment and a super-cool circle of friends from the world of fashion. They get married and she gets pregnant, but Tony’s brother (Louis Garrel) is suspicious of him and only afterwards does Tony discover that Georgio has serious commitment issues, drug problems and personal debts, for which she, as … [Read more...] about Mon Roi review: Breaks a leg, then takes a tumble
Nimble reviews 2015
— Gautam (@filmygautam) February 26, 2020 I saw #Thappad and wept through the movie. It especially delights me that this movie was made by a man @anubhavsinha and among many fine characters, my friend @taapsee as its lead shone. The film is brave and lifts the lid off silent, crushed & repressed female dreams. Do watch … [Read more...] about Thappad Twitter Review: Neitzens Overwhelmed By Taapsee Pannu’s Performance
American rapper Gerald Earl Gillum – currently heard on House of Fraser’s Christmas TV ad – follows up last year’s US top 3 major-label debut These Things Happen with a second album that could’ve hit a home run if it hadn’t worked so hard to cover all the bases. G-Eazy’s bravura take on Dylan Thomas’s Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night for Intro, Bebe Rexha’s killer vocal hook on Me Myself & I, and One Of Them’s heady dose of materialist ennui – “I see that Lambo I need one of them... see normal people I’m not one of them” – threaten to corner the Macklemore/Drake crossover market. Shame about the baggy second half, though. … [Read more...] about G-Eazy: When It’s Dark Out review – almost a crossover home run
Muhammad Adhil @urstrulyadhil #Forensic :An engaging 1st and 2nd act doesn't get a deserving final act as the closure becomes pretty ordinary. Title is justified as lot of research & detailing has gone into the scientific aspect which is impressive. Only if that much effort was put into the 3rd act, AVERAGE. … [Read more...] about Forensic Twitter Review: Here’s What The Audiences Have To Say About The Tovino Thomas-Starrer!
The happy mother said the early birth of Ava and Ella (pictured in hospital) was a 'lovely surprise,' but it was not without its ups and downs, as Joanna revealed the tots needed oxygen to survive after birth and spent several days in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) … [Read more...] about Mother of twins girls, five, born on Valentine’s Day in 2015 beats the 32 million-to-one odds and gives birth to ANOTHER set of twin sisters the same day this year