Tagged with russia

Queen of Spades

Queen of Spades

Vampire Owl: The Russian movies do come back to us like never before. Vampire Bat: Well, it took some time for me after watching Battleship Potemkin. Vampire Owl: That was part of your syllabus, and it was a study rather than anything else. Vampire Bat: Yes, but it was also one of those old silent-era … Continue reading

The Blackout

The Blackout

Vampire Owl: I usually have my own personal blackouts, and here we get one in a movie. Vampire Bat: I am sure that the movie deals with a more serious issue. Vampire Owl: Yes, I know that it deals with aliens causing blackouts. Vampire Bat: Indeed. But there should be more about than what we … Continue reading

The Balkan Line

The Balkan Line

Vampire Owl: So, we are travelling further through unexplored territories. Vampire Bat: I am sure that we should have travelled through these movies much earlier. Vampire Owl: A Russian and Serbian collaboration is the kind of movie that we needed. Vampire Bat: We have had a good dose of movies with collaboration already. Vampire Owl: … Continue reading

Anna

Anna

Vampire Owl: There is nothing more interesting than a spy thriller. Vampire Bat: Do you remember The Man from UNCLE? Vampire Owl: Yes, that was one of my favourite movies of that time. Vampire Bat: This one is a very serious movie in comparison though. Vampire Owl: I have heard that this is partially Russian, … Continue reading

Guests

Guests

Vampire Owl: I think that these people are more ghosts than guests. Vampire Bat: The guests can be ghosts too. Sometimes, the ghosts are guests. Vampire Owl: So, we the vampires are not guests? Vampire Bat: We can only become guests with multiple level acceptance. Vampire Owl: You are talking about having the need to … Continue reading

Die Hard V

Die Hard V

We had a hostage situation in 1988 on screen; that was what Die Hard brought with itself – one of my favourite action movies of all time and may be something superior to most of the rest when I first watched it. When they took over the airport in Die Hard 2, this sequel was … Continue reading