‘Daybreakers’: somewhat broken

I saw Daybreakers yesterday. Written and directed by Michael and Peter Spierig, the Australian film-making duo who brought us the entertaining zombie/alien film Undead a few years ago, Daybreakers was a movie I have been quite looking forward to seeing. The Spierig Brothers have been given a decent budget and some actual production values and … Continue reading ‘Daybreakers’: somewhat broken

Beyond Post-Apocalypse: ‘The Road’

I've been fairly disappointed by most of the movies I've gone to the trouble to see on the big screen lately. Avatar, Holmes, The Lovely Bones, among others ... all big budget productions with effects up the whazoo but all falling down, to greater and lesser extent, in terms of plot and execution. (You remember … Continue reading Beyond Post-Apocalypse: ‘The Road’