The Host

The Host is the cinematic adaption of the Stephenie Meyer novel of the same name, and no doubt garnered such negative reviews and eye-rollings because of its link to Twilight and the fact it was written by Meyer. Of course, any of us with half a brain know that just because it’s written by the same person, doesn’t mean it’s going to fail and The Host, which is a superior novel … Continue reading The Host

Saturday Film Talk at Warwick Arts Centre: Korean Cinema

“Korean cinema is one of the most dynamic, diverse and exciting national cinemas in the world today, with internationally revered productions ranging from action movies to costume dramas, physical comedies to nerve jangling horror and some arresting contemporary social dramas. Professor Jinhee Choi of Kings College University, London guides us through the origins and spectrum of new Korean cinema, the work of directors such as … Continue reading Saturday Film Talk at Warwick Arts Centre: Korean Cinema