Anders Thomas Jensen

DC Movie Critics, DC Movie Reviews, DC Film Critics, Eddie Pasa, Michael Parsons, Movie Critics, Film Critics, Movie Reviews, Film Reviews

Aug 3 2017

The Dark Tower

It would be easy to begin with the sentence which both begins and ends Stephen King’s eight-part “Dark Tower” saga. However, it bears no weight since it has very little to do with the film itself. The Man In Black, a.k.a. Walter o’Dim (Matthew McConaughey) is not fleeing from anything or anyone. The Gunslinger, Roland […]
Read More
DC Movie Critics, DC Movie Reviews, DC Film Critics, Eddie Pasa, Michael Parsons, Movie Critics, Film Critics

Jul 7 2016

Men & Chicken

Dear Self: Never watch a movie like Men & Chicken (original Danish title: Mænd og Høns) late at night after a long day and you’ve got to get up early in the morning for a long shift at your old desk. You won’t know whether to make heads or tails of it. It’s funny in […]
Read More

Mar 14 2015

The Salvation

With a first-rate cast, director and cinematographer, it’s a wonder how “The Salvation” ended up looking like such a second-rate production. A lukewarm Western/revenge flick somewhat in the vein of “Unforgiven” but without the stirring emotional element, director Kristian Levring clearly understands how to set the mood of a good old-fashioned shoot-’em-up, but stumbles with […]
Read More