Today I bring you the latest work by the brilliant Jim Jarmusch, Based on the amazing book Paterson by Williams Carlos Williams. The movie focuses on Paterson and his wife Laura.Where we get to discover a week from the typical life of Paterson : a bus driver in New Jersey who wakes up early in the morning , goes to work , goes back home and repeat the same circle over and over everyday. But we also discover the only thing that keeps him alive, his passion, as he practices poetry during coffee and lunch breaks: Poetry based on his everyday life, on people whom he meets [...]
Nocturnal animals is a movie released in 2016 by the rising director Tom Ford who made a good debut with his first movie The single man in 2009. It’s based on the novel Tony and Susan by Austin Wright. The movie was a huge success and won the grand jury prize at The Venice Festival.
Well to be frank it’s a hard movie to review without spoiling the major parts so read at your own risk. The story focuses on Susan Morrow and her ex husband Edward Sheffield whom she abandoned because of his romantic world-views and her belief that he will never be able to achieve his dreams to become a writer. So she betrayed him and married some rich [...]
It’s that time of year again! 2016 is coming to an end. So In this article I’m going to talk about my favorite 5 Animes this year, so lets get started: #1 Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu:
Made by Studio Deen and based on the manga by Haruko Kumota, The 13 episodes anime covers the first 5 volumes of the manga. It tells the story of Yotarou, A former Yakuza fresh out of prison, who wanted to devote his life for Rakugo , a traditional Japanese form of comedic storytelling. So he became the apprentice of a national master Yuurakutei Yakumo. Frankly, this anime won my heart easily and there’s no doubt that it’s the best anime of the year. The [...]
National quiz is a Japanese manga released in 1993, written by Reiichi Sugimoto and drawn by the inimitable Shinkichi Katoh.
To be frank national quiz is quite the unusual and weird manga with a really bizarre setting, and that’s what made it so special, In an alternate reality where Japan has control over nuclear power and reins supreme over the world, Japan implemented a unique form of a dictatorship government that depends on a quiz show called The national quiz where citizens can get any kind of wish granted if they win, but if they lose they will be considered war criminals.
The story focuses on K-I K-Ichi, The host of the show who originally participated in the [...]