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Blind Spot 04: La Notte, 1961

La Notte, 1961 directed by Michelangelo Antonioni starring Jeanne Moreau, Marcello Mastroianni and Monica Vitti In Antonioni’s La Notte (1961) we follow a married couple – Giovanni (Marcello Mastroianni) and Lidia (Jeanne Moreau) – around for a day. Their relationship is on the verge of collapsing, so expect the depressing kind of passion, here. This is my first ever movie…

Five Funny and Iconic Character Meltdowns in Movies | TMP

When I first started working on this week’s Thursday Movie Picks I readily thought of classic movie character meltdowns, such asJames Dean’s “You’re tearing me apart“ in Rebel Without A Cause!.Then haunting and emotional meltdowns came to mind, like Sean Penn’s character finding out his daughter was dead in Mystic River, or Zoe Kazan confronting her creator, Paul Dano, in…

TMP: Best Picture Nominees That Should’ve Taken Home The Gold

For this week’s instalment of Thursday Movie Picks we are celebrating the Oscars, which are just around the corner! By the end of March 4th, this Sunday, we’ll know who takes home the gold and who leaves empty handed – and as always, we won’t like all the results. Sometimes the nominees we’re rooting for don’t win, sometimes our favourite…