Monster Masterpiece
Feb25

Monster Masterpiece

“Frankenstein,” the highly anticipated new play from director Danny Boyle, has become a monster hit in London. Raves┬áMichael Billington of the Guardian. Forget Boris Karloff with a bolt through his neck. Forget even Peter Boyle as the new, improved monster singing Puttin’ On The Ritz in the Mel Brooks pastiche. What you get in Danny Boyle’s production and Nick Dear’s adaptation of Mary Shelley’s...

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127 Hours: Review
Nov02

127 Hours: Review

Fox Searchlight Pictures In select cinemas on 5 November Anyone who knows me will tell you that I am terrified of the nature. I don’t even like movies that are set in places without indoor plumbing. But a new Danny Boyle film is not something one simply passes up. So I braved the elements and scooted over to the Fox lot where I sat in the front row to take in “127 Hours,” set almost entirely in the nature. The story...

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