Sara Bentley reviews everyone's favourite part of the going to The Pictures - the trailers...
A Walk on the Wild Side
When Darren Aronofsky
’s masterpiece Black Swan
was finally released at the turn of 2011, through the awe and acclaim arose one simple reaction: ‘that scene’. The scene that, to this day, remains slightly shocking and slightly taboo. What exactly is Brian De Palma
doing, then, with his latest release, Passion
? This is the man who brought audiences Carrie (1976), Scarface
(1983) and Mission: Impossible
(1996). A director of huge esteem, though the past five years has seen a dry spell consume his career, De Palma jumps back onto the big screen with a story of power, lust and fantasy.
High flying and powerful Christine (Rachel McAdams
) and Isabelle (Noomi Rapace
) are business partners. They ‘work well’ together. Amongst the high heels and the lipstick, however, lurks a sinister undertone. As