Posts Tagged ‘David Cronenberg’

Class of 1983: “The Dead Zone”

by Nick Rogerson September 30, 2013
In a career built on unsettling, uncompromising bleak visions, "The Dead Zone" is among David Cronenberg's most poignant, powerful and strangely humane works.

Class of 1983: “Videodrome”

by Nick Rogerson February 28, 2013
"Videodrome" shows how David Cronenberg is sometimes a provocateur only to a point. But he also wasn't far from his cinematic incisions that cut the deepest.


by Christopher Lloydon August 29, 2012
An ambitious disaster, "Cosmopolis" is a preening, pretentious mess of a movie. I know this.

A Dangerous Method

by Joe Donohueon March 28, 2012
"A Dangerous Method" is the story of the conflict of Carl Jung, Sigmund Freud and the patient that tore them apart.

A Dangerous Method

by Christopher Lloydon January 25, 2012
Some may dismiss it as highbrow erotica with a brainy bent, but "A Dangerous Method" brings the dry history of psychoanalysis to vivid life.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Thirst

by Nick Rogerson October 28, 2010
"Thirst — with its savage wit, frank sexuality and grim lyricism — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Eastern Promises

by Nick Rogerson April 5, 2010
"Eastern Promises" — a dangerous melting pot boiled over by David Cronenberg's violent touch — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.