A Little Chaos: Movie Review

Opulent ornamentation, luscious landscapes, and ravishing visuals set the scene for the reign of the Sun King Louis XIV, in BBC Films A Little Chaos, starring Kate Winslet, Alan Rickman, and Matthais Schoenaerts. The film finds the Sun King, well into his reign as the ruler of France, as he continues his quest to make […]

Belle Movie Review: Raised as a Lady

Period pictures are often a gamble.  Victorian era classism, wardrobe and semantics can be a lot of excess for anyone to swallow in today’s modern day and age.  Or perhaps we’ve just become lazy – something akin to the lack of appreciation one may have for the works of Shakespeare or Jane Austen.  But then, […]