Patrick Gratton

Movie review: The Way

Emilio Estevez’s films (first Bobby and now The Way) read to me as cinematic fortune cookies: dubious, unenlightening and, most of all, disposable. In Bobby,…


No road for wise men

Director of Cinematography, Javier Aguirresatobe, establishes immense tableaux wide shots in John Hillcoat’s The Road, a film depicting the state of life in a post-apocalyptic…




Wild Things, I Think I Love You

Audiences will undoubtedly be depressed while watching Spike Jonze’s Where the Wild Things Are. But this kind of mood is rare and refreshing when we…




Turn on, toon in, drop out

9 Directed by Shane Acker Opens Wednesday, Sept. 9th * out of Coraline Directed by Henry Sellick Released on DVD on July 21st * ½…



Kill Adolf

Inglourious Basterds Directed by Quentin Taratino Opens Friday, August 21 * ½ out of * Lately Quentin Tarantino’s films have completely disregarded modern times. Kill…