Tag Archives: Emily Watson

January 03

Breaking the Waves – Lars Von Trier and the infinite sadness. (film review)

The key to Lars Von Triers amazing 1996 film Breaking the Waves lies in a conversation Bess (played to absolute¬†perfection¬†by Emily Watson) has with her husbands Doctor (played by Adrian Rawlins) when he discovers Bess is trying to solicit meaningless sex with other men to save her husband from dying. He wants to know why […]

November 20

Punch Drunk Love – Paul Thomas Anderson and the Rom-Com. (Film Review)

Seeing as I was so impressed with The Master, I thought I’d check out all the other Paul Thomas Anderson (or PTA as I see he’s being called around the traps) films this week and be the last person to get on board with a fantastic contemporary director. I just watched Punch Drunk Love, the […]