It was undoubtedly one of the most anticipated movie of the year: Valerian and the city of a thousand planets, the new feature film directed by Luc Besson was released in France on the 26th of July. Based on the comic strip Valerian and Laureline, written by Pierre Christin and illustrated by Jean-Claude Mézières; this … Lire la suite
With his tenth feature film Dunkirk, which was released in France on the 19th of July, Christopher Nolan, who also directed Inception and Interstellar, moves from science fiction to historical account. In this overwhelmingly realistic movie, which looks very much like a documentary, he tells the story of the “Dynamo Operation”, a little-known episode of … Lire la suite
On the 17th of May, Ismael’s Ghosts, French director Arnaud Desplechin’s eleventh feature film was presented as the opening movie of the 70th Cannes Film Festival. Discover our review of this auteur film which rests on a brilliant cast and a beautiful photography but also on a rather confused scenario.
This week, the composition of the jury of the 2017 Cannes International Film Festival was finally unveiled. While waiting for the opening ceremony which will take place on the 17th of May and will be hosted by Monica Bellucci, OOK magazine gives you the great names in cinema that will have to judge the movies … Lire la suite
This was one of the most anticipated movies of the year: the new live action version of the beloved Walt Disney film, Beauty and the Beast, directed by American filmmaker Bill Condon, was released in theatres in France on the 22nd of March. It is a beautiful musical which will appeal above all to children … Lire la suite
In her sixth book entitled The Singles Game which was published in 2016, Lauren Weisberger, who also wrote The Devil Wears Prada, leaves the fashion world and focuses on the lesser known but as fascinating lives of female tennis stars. The recipe is still the same : scandals, low blows and glamour in a very … Lire la suite
On the 26th of March, we will switch to Summer Time again. As usual, we will ask ourselves the inevitable question : will we sleep an hour more or an hour less ? On this occasion, we have decided to explain to you the reasons why we are forced to face this headache every six … Lire la suite
Four years after he directed his third movie Argo, Ben Affleck got back both in front of and behind the camera and decided to adapt Dennis Lehane’s book Live By Night. The result is really convincing: a fascinating thriller which takes place during Prohibition and is inspired by the most iconic gangster movies. It was … Lire la suite
In Tom Ford’s latest movie Nocturnal Animals, which was released in French theatres on the 4th of January 2017, Amy Adams plays a woman who reads a manuscript written by her ex-husband. But, very soon, fiction and reality intertwine in this fast-paced and fearsome thriller which depicts literature as an extremely dangerous weapon.