“Shame” Review

Shame (2011)

Directed by Steve McQueen (‘Hunger’ (2008)) and starring Michael Fassbender, ‘Shame’ is a bold, beautifully shot film about a high-paid office worker in New York, Brandon Sullivan (Michael Fassbender), who suffers from sex addiction. While Brandon is able to shuffle work and (his idea of) play reasonably successfully on a daily basis, his routine starts to spin out of control, and his life priorities are put to the test, when his younger sister, Sissy (Carey Mulligan), decides to pay him a visit and stay for a few days in his apartment.

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“A Dangerous Method” Review

A Dangerous Method (2011)

With ‘A Dangerous Method’, Cronenberg sets out a plan to immerse the audience into the world of passionate forbidden love and clever intellectual discourse on a fascinating topic of human psychiatry. The film follows a complicated working relationship between two of the most prominent psychoanalysts of the 20th century, Professor Freud (Viggo Mortensen) and Dr Jung (Michael Fassbender), as well as shows Dr Jung’s sophisticated affair with his hysterical Russian patient Sabina Spielrein (Keira Knightley). 

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