Posts Tagged ‘The Village’

It’s been a long time since The Village was released on DVD. It’s a marvel of a film, with excellent characters, a fully realized world, and huge stars as they were just starting to get into their careers, such as Bryce Dallas Howard. It also features some actors that are huge in the world to this… continue reading »

An In-depth Analysis of Shyamalan’s Films

Saturday, February 11th, 2017 by Rohan |

I don’t think anyone yet has gone in-depth to analyze a Shyamalan film than the ones by Dag Sødtholt, whose carefully, insightful pieces on The Sixth Sense; The Village; Signs; Lady in the Water and Unbreakable on the wonderful Montages International Magazine. Mr. Dag Sødtholt, a Norwegian film critic, not only focuses on the aforementioned titles,… continue reading »

James McAvoy to Join Shyamalan’s Next Thriller

Sunday, October 4th, 2015 by Rohan |

Joaquin Phoenix is out, but James McAvoy is in. It still is a good news, although, having Phoenix in a Shyamalan film once again would be a treat for us all. McAvoy is a good actor and working under Shyamalan’s hands, I’m sure we’ll get to see a side of his we have not yet… continue reading »

Joaquin Phoenix & Shyamalan To Team Up Again!

Thursday, August 27th, 2015 by Rohan |

Just as we are getting ready for ‘The Visit,’ which is set to release on September 11, we get the news that Joaquin Phoenix is maybe signing a deal to return back to Shyamalan’s camp. Deadline dropped the news a few days ago, that Joaquin Phoenix, who also starred in Shyamalan’s Signs (2002) and The… continue reading »

The Village is coming to Netflix on December 11

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 by Paul Martin |

M. Night Shyamalan’s The Village is coming to Netflix. It will be available to stream beginning on December 11. As far as I know, this is the first of Shyamalan’s films to become available for streaming. This could mark the first time since the film’s release that anyone will be able to watch the movie in… continue reading »

The ‘Critics’ of M.Night Shyamalan

Saturday, July 27th, 2013 by Rohan |

Disney didn’t see the vision in the end and that broke the heart of M. Night Shyamalan. For Disney, Shyamalan made The Sixth Sense, which is one of the most profitable films of all time ($672 million worldwide). And the filmmaker did not cease writing and making films; Shyamalan continued to make films for Disney…. continue reading »

Music in the movies: James Newton Howard

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 by Rohan |

A movie’s music is one of its most important aspects; a characteristic that is often taken for granted.  A film can reveal so much within its music.  Beyond the creepy background music of thrillers that tells you the killer is around the corner, music has the ability to expose characters’ feelings, actions, and a film’s tensions…. continue reading »

‘The Village’ is not a bad film.

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 by Rohan |

Did the sun rise from the east or the west today? – Found an interesting article over at Joblo.com. They run a column known as The Black Sheep featuring different takes on films. This time they are taking on The village.  Here is their column. Reason it’s interesting, for the majority of the critics bashed… continue reading »

Shyamalan embraces inner kid

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 by Rohan |

M.Night Shyamalan is known for spine-chilling thrillers with ghoulish final-frame twists like in The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable and The Village. But director M Night Shyamalan says he loved getting the chance to be a big kid again when making his latest film ‘extravaganza’ The Last Airbender. Based on a hit children’s TV series Avatar: The Last… continue reading »

M.Night Shyamalan answers back to a reporter!

Monday, July 19th, 2010 by Rohan |

“I think if I thought like you I’d kill myself. Everything you said is the opposite of my instinct as an artist. The way you just thought, I literally would kill myself,” Shyamalan said.  And that’s just the start of a near 3 minute answer. – Watch the rest of the press conference below.