Robert McKee’s WORKS / DOESN’T WORK Film Reviews

LADY MACBETH (2017)

LADY MACBETH (2017)

From its screenplay through its casting and on out to its camera work, this bare-knuckled psycho-thriller employs compelling counterpoint techniques to sharpen both meaning and emotion.

MY COUSIN RACHEL (2017)

MY COUSIN RACHEL (2017)

Thinking of adapting a novel to the screen? If so, don’t miss MY COUSIN RACHEL. This suspenseful summertime treat offers an excellent case study of a brilliantly told novel skillfully escorted from page to screen by writer/director Roger Michell.

WONDER WOMAN (2017)

WONDER WOMAN (2017)

Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny.

THE NIGHT OF

THE NIGHT OF

After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.

BIG LITTLE LIES

BIG LITTLE LIES

Tells the tale of three mothers of first graders, whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.

VIKINGS

VIKINGS

The world of the Vikings is brought to life through the journey of Ragnar Lothbrok, the first Viking to emerge from Norse legend and onto the pages of history – a man on the edge of myth.

GET OUT (2017)

GET OUT (2017)

A young African-American man visits his Caucasian girlfriend’s mysterious family estate.

THE SALESMAN (2016)

THE SALESMAN (2016)

While both participating in a production of “Death of a Salesman,” a teacher’s wife is assaulted in her new home, which leaves him determined to find the perpetrator over his wife’s traumatized objections.

LOVING (2016)

LOVING (2016)

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.

MOONLIGHT (2016)

MOONLIGHT (2016)

A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young black man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

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