Christine

Christine US (2016) Dir. Antonio Campos "In keeping with Channel 40's policy of bringing you the latest in 'blood and guts', and in living colour, you are going to see another first—attempted suicide." Those were the last words spoken by WXLT-TV news reporter Christine Chubbuck before she placed a gun to her head and shot … Continue reading Christine

Memoirs Of A Murderer (22-nenme no kokuhaku: Watashi ga satsujinhan desu)

Memoirs Of A Murderer (22-nenme no kokuhaku: Watashi ga satsujinhan desu) Japan (2017) Dir. Yu Irie When I reviewed the 2012 Korean film Confession Of Murder back in early 2014 I made the remark that its style lent itself to a Hong Kong crime thriller and that I wouldn’t be surprised if it was remade … Continue reading Memoirs Of A Murderer (22-nenme no kokuhaku: Watashi ga satsujinhan desu)

The Terror Live (Deu tae-ro ra-i-beu)

The Terror Live (Deu tae-ro ra-i-beu) Korea (2013) Dir. Kim Byeong-woo Live TV is both a curse and a blessing due to its inherent unpredictability, especially for news broadcasters. But imagine if your whole world was literally about to come crashing down around as the whole country watches on? Popular prime time TV news anchor … Continue reading The Terror Live (Deu tae-ro ra-i-beu)