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Tom at the Farm and Little Death both yearn for something that isn't there

The least interesting character in Tom at the Farm is Tom himself. That is no reflection on Jeff Lillico’s hyper-active and hyper-intelligent performance. But he’s playing someone who is both protagonist and reflective surface, and the two functions get in one another’s way. 899 more words


Mommy - Xavier Dolan (2014)

I’m not sure where to start with this one. I have seen several films by Xavier Dolan before and he is getting stronger and stronger. For one reason or another, … 720 more words


Mommy: Review

Xavier Dolan, writer and director of films such as Tom At The Farm and I Killed My Mother, continues his exploration into mother-son relationships with Mommy. 649 more words

LGBT Film Review: Tom at the Farm - Xavier Dolan

Like the book the film will stay with you much longer than the 100 minutes that you are watching it.

The film, directed by Xavier Dolan, follows the theatre play which premiered at Théatre Aujourd’hui in Montreal in January 2011, also starring Evelyn Brochu as Sarah and Lise Roy as Agathe. 133 more words


Top Ten Films of 2014

As my first year in film review blogging draws to a close, it’s time for me to  list my Top Ten of the year. I’ve restricted myself to films that went on… 1,727 more words




Tom at the Farm (2013) by Xavier Dolan is his first suspense/thriller that holds some horror-esque scenes that I wouldn’t expect from Dolan, making him a versatile director. 6 more words


LGBT BOOK REVIEW: Tom at the Farm - Michel Marc Bouchard

Quebec playwright Michel Marc Bouchard started writing his first plays in 1985, since then he has written 25 plays and has won several awards. His works have been translated into 9 languages. 211 more words