Category: i do movies badly

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I Do Movies Badly: The Ladykillers

Ealing Studios Comedies month comes to an end with The Ladykillers, a film that doesn’t reinvent the wheel cinematically but which is still an absolute delight that goes to show not every film has to be a game changer – sometimes it...

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I Do Movies Badly: The Man in the White Suit

Kind Hearts and Coronets may have been delightful but The Man in the White Suit is delightful! A great comedic performance from Alec Guinness centers a film with a clear focus on what it’s satirizing, resulting in enough cathartic laughs and cynicism of capitalism to...

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I Do Movies Badly: Opera

October month wraps up with Opera, the best example of what makes up a Dario Argento film both for good and ill. But mainly ill. Jim’s done with torturing and objectifying women, thanks very much. Happy Halloween everybody! And please get...

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I Do Movies Badly: Dario Argento

Somehow, Jim and James McCormick of That’s Not Current manage to get sidetracked before the discussion on Argento even begins but the two eventually do get around to talking about the legendary giallo filmmaker. The two discuss what typifies giallo,...

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I Do Movies Badly: Cronos

The first shall be the last and the last shall be the first. No, it’s not the Bible – it’s the first film of Guillermo del Toro’s career but the last film in the month (and in Jim’s heart), Cronos.