[You probably haven’t seen] “Cairo Time” (Ruba Nadda, 2009)

The film: “Cairo Time” (2009), written and directed by Ruba Nadda, starring Patricia Clarkson and Alexander Siddig. What’s it about? Cairo, and the time two people spend there. (I hate describing what movies are about. Just watch the damn thing.) Why you probably haven’t seen it: Because you likely haven’t even heard about it before. It’s a […]

Nebel Without a Clue #4

Join Nanks, Caecilie, Sara and me for another round of games and movie talk! Here’s what happens in this one: 00:00  Intro/Movie talk 16:50  Netflix Short Summary 20:15  Chain of Films 37:35  Name ’em All 43:23  Roger Ebert Game 62:42  More movie talk I cut off the action after 75 minutes, even though we did […]

The Hitch and The Pitt

Inquiring minds want to know what my favorite film by Alfred Hitchcock and my favorite performance from Brad Pitt are, respectively. I still need to see a lot of Hitchcock’s work, and even those I did see I saw only once, so my opinion on the matter is subject to change, but, right now, I […]

No-men-ber (Haha, get it? Wow, sorry, that’s a horrible pun I really should think of something better but I guess it’s too late now wait what do you mean I can still change it what how?)

When I wrote about the 500 films I had seen since January 2010, I noticed that most of them were directed by men, and I vowed: “Resolution for the next 500: More films directed by women.” I just went back and counted, and of the 500 movies between January 2010 and August 2012, only 30 […]