In the Loop focuses primarily on British government but the same bizarre actions of government can be applied to all public bodies. Iannucci’s film also takes a look at the role of the mystery men in politics, but does so more directly.
Alfonso Cuarón was not bound by any of the elements that people normally associate with the science fiction genre. Children of Men established a vision of the future that is much more like the present than some futuristic time.
In 2007, Scorsese made a short commercial entitled The Key to Reserva in which he jokingly made a film in the style of Hitchcock. In some ways Shutter Island feels as if Scorsese is doing Kubrick. Scorsese’s psychological thriller contained a similar tone to Kubrick’s seminal horror classic, The Shining. Both films track a man’s decent into possible madness.
If you are feeling exhausted from the explosions and death defying stunts of the big budget blockbusters, then Moon might be just what you were looking for.
WALL-E contains an amazing level of attention to detail, and visually surpasses all previous animated films. Stanton, along with his two directors of photography, produced lush landscapes to create a future that is not without hope.