Scarlett Johansson

Understanding Art House: Under The Skin

Film is an innately ambiguous language. Art house films exploit that ambuguity by removing familiar (often hackneyed) elements of story that tell us what to feel. For this reason, art films can be frustrating and difficult to appreciate—but a deeper look can yield deeper rewards. Jonathan Glazer’s Under The Skin augments its unsettling qualities by doing just Read MoreRead More

Under The Skin: An Interview with Director/co-writer Jonathan Glazer, and actress Scarlett Johansson

After Sexy Beast and Birth, audiences don’t really expect the conventional from director Jonathan Glazer. But Under The Skin is even more in the realm of high art than the first two efforts from this director. Along for the ride this time is Scarlett Johansson, who is not only excellent, but shows complete commitment to Read MoreRead More

See Sir Anthony Hopkins as Hitch – Trailer

Hitchcock is a love story about one of the most influential filmmakers of the last century, Alfred Hitchcock, and his wife and partner Alma Reville. The film takes place during the making of Hitchcock’s seminal movie PSYCHO. Staring Anthony Hopkins, Scarlett Johansson, and Helen Mirren, Hitchcock opens on November 23, 2012Read More

Review: The Spirit

“Gospel John” reviews The Spirit – a new film from director and writer Frank Miller. The Spirit on MPAA Rating: PG-13 Director: Frank Miller Writers: Frank Miller, Will Eisner Staring: Gabriel Macht, Eva Mendes, Samuel L Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Paulson LionsgateRead More