Vic Thiessen Archive

Leviathan

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March 13, 2015 Vic Thiessen

Just to see how much alcohol the characters in the film consume is enough to make you cry, and that is only one of many sad things about life in modern Russia.

A Most Violent Year

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February 13, 2015 Vic Thiessen

Instead of films that provide character studies of snipers who lose their humanity but are depicted as heroes, let’s watch character studies that make us think deeply about what it means to be an honorable person.

Big Eyes

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January 9, 2015 Vic Thiessen

In an attempt to sell their paintings, Walter takes credit for Margaret’s work, which becomes phenomenally successful, to the chagrin of art critics who consider the paintings nothing but kitsch.