Blood and flame.

Gore and Sympathy

November 1, 2013
Even if it doesn’t compare to the original, this Carrie is quite a lot better than most horror movies.
Love your mother(s).

Empty Mothers

September 27, 2013
Anne Fontaine’s Adore used to be called Two Mothers because it concerns a set of best friends, Lil (Naomi Watts) and Roz (Robin Wright Penn), who have affairs with each other’s grown sons. This is indeed the premise of the Lonely Island and Justin Timberlake’s video “Mother Lover,” but instead of going for a comedic angle on this strange setup, Miss Fontaine attempts to make an edgy drama, though it never comes off as anything more than absurd.