Tag Archives: Martin Scorsese

Taxi Driver Review

I’d like to talk about a French movie called La Haine.  Easily one of the most historically significant French films of the last 25 years, La Haine (or Hate) tells the story of young men of different ethnic backgrounds living in one of the poorest parts of France who are the victims of police brutality.  While the American … Continue reading Taxi Driver Review

Shutter Island Review

MINOR SPOILER ALERT I went into this movie with no idea what it was about – I had never heard of it, and I was only watching because my flatmates put it on our big TV.  As I watched it, I was surprised to see the big stars it featured, but I was more surprised by … Continue reading Shutter Island Review