Dead Flowers

Well when you're sittin back, in your rose pink Cadillac Making bets on Kentucky Derby Day, I'll be in my basement room, with a needle and a spoon. And another girl to take my pain away -Jagger/Richards

Friday, December 28, 2007

Eastern Promises

London is the new playground for North American masters. Allen left New York to set that spectacular Match Point in the city. Now, David Cronenberg creates Eastern Promises with London as the backdrop.

Eastern Promises’ sudden and extreme violence reminds me of an equally brilliant film: Takeshi Kitano’s Hana Bi.