I Can’t Wait Not to See This

I really enjoyed Stieg Larsson’s Millenium trilogy, starting with ‘The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,’ and I really enjoyed the Swedish film version.┬áIt was well acted, perfectly paced, and captured the atmosphere of the book brilliantly. So news that Hollywood is planning on remaking the three films does not thrill me with anticipation. Rooney Mara …

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Avatar

Darn. Early previews of Avatar were stunning. But it looked preachy right from the beginning – like a magnificent sci-fi retelling of the noble green fight against logging in Tasmania. Jim Schembri at The Age has seen it, and says this is exactly right: THERE’S no argument that, as a showcase for the immersive potential …

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