Tag Archives: Alec Baldwin

Married to the Mob (1988)

Another 80s Demme banger that welcomes you with open arms upon every revisit. So full of screwball wit and genre-bending charm. I especially enjoy Demme and Fujimoto’s growing confidence with the subjective camera and the foregrounding of colourful oddballs. It … Continue reading

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The Aviator (2004)

Has the bones of generic biopic but is made even stronger by Scorsese and screenwriter John Logan’s decision not to tell the¬†full¬†Howard Hughes story, but a very specific chunk. DiCaprio’s performance is gargantuan as is the electrifying filmmaking from Scorsese. … Continue reading

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