Tag Archive for 'William Shakespeare'

Macbeth – Olive Signature Edition (Blu-ray Review)

Orson Welles is forever known for changing cinema as we know it and crafting a good handful of films that are timeless classics.  Time is a kind passage to some classic cinema as well, in that most of his works that were deemed as failures or disappointments are able to be reassessed as time goes […]


The Tempest (Blu-ray Review)

Writer/Director Julie Taymor has returned to cinema with her latest visual feast for the eyes and the soul in William Shakespeare’s The Tempest. If you’re not familiar with Ms. Taymor then let me reacquaint you with her style.  She had previously written and directed Titus, Frida, and Across the Universe.  The Tempest marks her fourth […]