Who did the “stars” before they became famous all over the world?
Every time we see beloved celebrities on television or on the pages of magazines, it’s hard to believe that not so long ago they were ordinary people who had to…

Continue reading →

About White to be honest
A few years ago, Polina and Igor Belov lost their son. Not reconciled to the painful loss, heartbroken parents go to a Christian out-of-town shelter. While her husband met with…

Continue reading →

I drink to the bottom for those at sea
Midway (2019) Midway action, war, drama, historical Director: Roland Emmerich Cast: Luke Evans, Patrick Wilson, Mandy Moore, Alexander Ludwig, Woody Harrelson Premiere: November 14, 2019 December 7, 1941, the Japanese…

Continue reading →

the future

Ryan, we have a corpse, maybe postmodern

Get out the knives (2019)
Knives out
detective, drama, comedy, thriller
Director: Ryan Johnson
Cast: Daniel Craig, Ana de Armas, Don Johnson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tony Collette
Premiere: November 28, 2019
The day after a party in honor of the 85th anniversary of the famous writer Harlan Tromby (Christopher Plummer), he is found dead in his own bed. Everything indicates suicide, and a large grieving family is Continue reading

Religion and Rage: A Short Guide to Martin Scorsese’s filmography

Scorsese’s full-length debut is a rough, energetic exploration of the life of a young American of Italian descent. The hero Harvey Keitel fights with his own conscience and is torn between “pretty girls” and “girls”. Keitel says that he and Scorsese immediately started working on the same wavelength: “I asked myself the same questions as he:“ What is courage? What is fear? ”

Berta, nicknamed the Freight Wagon, Berta nicknamed the Freight Wagon (1972)
Boxcar bertha Continue reading

Films of 2019. Summary

Summing up the outgoing year, tremblingly recalling the good and closing the door to the bad, as a rule, is easy and pleasant. However, in the cinema of 2019, something went wrong, and I want to scold this or that project much more than to praise. Whether our high expectations are to blame – after all, in 2019 there was a disastrous ending to the most popular TV series of our time, which disappointed many the end of the epic with Thanos and the old Avengers, and the end of the first Disney Star Wars trilogy. But, so as not to offend anyone, we prepared for each film a reward. Which of them is the analogue of Golden Raspberry, and which is the Oscar, decide for yourself. And let no one go offended.

Just a reservation: on our list there are only well-known paintings that were watched by all or almost all moviegoers. We leave festival films and TV shows (yes, we mentioned Game of Thrones, but it’s just clickbait). So, remember how it all began?

And it all began, here is a surprise, from January and New Year’s holidays. The Ministry of Culture rolled out the “T-34” (in common people – “tank biathlon”) with the Kozlovsky’s laurels, I’m filming everywhere, always filming by Continue reading

15 famous actors who abandoned iconic roles
The history of cinema is replete with cases when the actors were "at arm's length" from roles that later became cult. But for one reason or another, they refused to…


Nestor Carbonell: biography, personal life
Nestor Carbonell is a talented actor with a non-standard appearance. Nestor became famous thanks to his gaze lingered in memory for a long time. He played dozens of roles, many…


We asked Tarantino to choose favorite scenes from his own films.
“A very exciting experience,” the 46-year-old director shines. - I've never done this before, and now - I just sat down and wrote out all my favorite things. Scored 21…


Mom can
Terminator: Dark Fates (2019) Terminator: Dark Fate action, adventure, fiction Director: Tim Miller Cast: Mackenzie Davis, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gabriel Luna Premiere: October 31, 2019 The Mexican…