Jason Bourne

Jason Bourne Director: Paul Greengrass Starring: Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander, Tommy Lee Jones, Julia Stiles, Vincent Cassel Review: 2.5 stars (of five) Matt Damon is excellent in his return to his Bourne identity, but the film he’s wrapped in has too many flaws to be called good. If...

Black Swan

Director: Darren Aronofsky Starring: Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, Mila Kunis, Barbara Hershey Review: 4 stars (of five) Black Swan is an over-the-top psychological horror film carried entirely by the exacting skill of Natalie Portman and the exuberant madness of director Darren Aronofsky. With the garish psychosexual intensity of a David Cronenberg film, Aronofsky never lets up, enmeshing the viewer in the repressed, anxiety-filled world of a struggling ballerina who either descends into madness before our eyes, or reveals slowly the madness that has always been there. As Portman is cast in her company’s production of Swan Lake,...