You won't find a more original pitch for a film this year: an alcoholic New Yorker (Anne Hathaway) discovers that she has a psychic connection with a giant monster ravaging downtown Seoul. Hathaway plays Gloria, who in Colossal's opening moments is dumped by her priggish boyfriend (Dan Stevens) because of her drunken antics. And so she returns to the small East Coast… read more!
Movies Directed by Nacho Vigalondo (in alphabetical order)
Oddball chamber piece from the man behind the remarkable time travel flick Timecrimes, which is very much worth seeing. Vigalondo seems to have a fondness for making science fiction-flavored movies with tiny casts, few locations, and obviously low budgets. But whereas Timecrimes had an expertly designed script, Extraterrestrial's plot never quite blows up into anything interesting. The film's premise: a… read more!
Expertly crafted low-budget time travel movie about a middle-aged man (Karra Elejalde) who, after catching a glimpse of a naked woman in the forest outside his new house, goes into the woods to take a closer look and is suddenly stabbed in the arm by a fiend in a pink head bandage. If that's not weird enough, the man, fleeing… read more!