Monuments Men

It had been a long while since my last time at the cinema. The last movie was The Wolf of Wall Street in December. But last week I went to see Monuments Men, a film by and with George Clooney, featuring Matt Damon, Bill Murray and last but not least Cate Blanchett. The story, based on an…

Archer

Having finished Futurama over the past few months, I was on the lookout for some hilarious series. One of my good friends recommended me Archer, from the US TV Channel FX. I have to say that after watching the four seasons – 49 episodes of 20 minutes – in the past two weeks that this…

Silver Linings Playbook

This week the Ciné club was proposing a comedy with Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence : Silver Linings Playbook. The synopsis to Imdb is quite simple : “After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when…

Django, the D is silent…

I didn’t like Inglorious Basterds. Bang. Now that’s an introduction. Why, would you say ? Because of the great trailer that was selling a cathartic movie. And we ended up watching a Tarantino movie with just too many dialogs and too little action. (Nota : I admit I’ll have to watch it again to make…

Sherlock Holmes, A Game of Shadows

I recently watched the second opus of Sherlock Holmes’ adventures in movies. Still interpreted by the charismatic Robert Downey Jr and efficiently seconded by Dr Watson ( played by Jude Law once again .) This movie focuses on Holmes‘ nemesis, professor Moriarty. In the movie, Moriarty is willing to start a massive war. As always, only…