Mads Mikkelsen, he can play anything

  Riders of Justice interview Director, Anders Thomas Jensen and lead actor, Mads Mikkelsen   By © Jane Freebury It’s quite the transformation. For his role in Riders of Justice as a flinty military officer returned from Afghanistan, Mads Mikkelsen had his head shaved and grew a bushman’s beard. With the floppy brown hair gone… Continue reading Mads Mikkelsen, he can play anything

Chaos Walking

  Smart and engaging, this young adult dystopian fiction is a cut above, with convincing performances and an interesting backstory of ideas M, 109 minutes 3 Stars   Review by © Jane Freebury It seems plausible that around 230 years from now, events may have taken the world that we know backwards as well as… Continue reading Chaos Walking

Another Round

Is life better when we’re a little bit drunk? M, 116 minutes 4 stars Review by © Jane Freebury   Provocation is something some filmmakers like Thomas Vinterberg take to with ease and skill. The Danish writer-director has made gentle adaptations of classic Thomas Hardy novels, but he also has a knack for treating contemporary… Continue reading Another Round