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A Trifecta of What’s Best on the Box for Sunday 31 December 2017

Today’s Number One Film: Inception, 8.55am HBO BEST FILM OF THE DAY. Watch this if you liked Shutter Island, The Matrix or Pan’s Labyrinth. With Best Cinematography, Best Sound Editing & Mixing Oscars and Best Director, Screenplay, Music, Special Effects & Best Sci-Fi Film Saturns, the most imaginative American film since Adaptation manages to mix visceral, pulse-racing action & tension with real cerebral satisfaction. Even if you don’t understand it – and, once you pay attention, you will, and will love it – the action and effects alone could blow your mind. Simply excellent. Perhaps the best

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A Trifecta of What’s Best on the Box for Sunday 26 November 2017

Today’s Number One Film: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, 2.44pm Paramount Channel. Watch this if you liked Adaptation, Being John Malkovich or The English Patient. A Charlie Kaufmann screenplay means “imagination” and those lacking in same may just steups; but, for those who can go with the flow, this is easily Charlie Kaufman’s (Being John Malkovich, Adaptation) most satisfying screenplay to date (even after Anomalisa). Michel Gondry’s direction is subtly brilliant and

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A trifecta of the best films on DIRECTV

Today’s Number One Film:

Picture courtesy PininterestThe Truman Show, 9.30am Fox Classics. Watch this if you liked Pleasantville, Forrest Gump or Groundhog Day BEST FILM OF THE DAY. A great imaginative film from the great Australian auteur of Picnic at Hanging Rock, Dead Poets Society, Gallipoli and one of the very few films starring Jim Carrey that played to his considerable dramatic talent instead of his tremendous double-jointedness, this was his best role until Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

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