Review: “Salvatore: Shoemaker of Dreams”

“Fashion with comfort . . . That’s what I give,” remarked Salvatore Ferragamo, the renowned shoemaker from Italy, in a 1958 Australian interview, clips of which are interspersed within Luca Guadagnino’s “Salvatore: Shoemaker of Dreams,” opening in a limited release this weekend. Guadagnino, known for his painterly and loving eye for beauty and detail, applies [...]

By |2022-11-11T10:41:01-07:00November 11th, 2022|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: “A Bigger Splash”

“A Bigger Splash” (2016) – Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton), one of the most popular singers on the planet, regularly performs in packed football stadiums, and fans recognize her wherever she travels.   Thus, getting away to a remote coastal town in Italy for vacation seems like an appropriate retreat to recharge her batteries.  Actually, she needs [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:08:34-07:00May 13th, 2016|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments