You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Cinema & Entertainment

Review: Extremely loud & Incredibly Close

DNWEB176 | 3/3/2012 | Author : Daniel Pinto | WC :536

Whether Extremely loud & Incredibly Close tugs at your heartstrings or not, it is a well-made film that is generally interesting and full of strong performances.

Film: Extremely loud & Incredibly Close
Cast: Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Thomas Horn, Max von Sydow, Viola Davis, John Goodman
Director: Stephen Daldry
Rating: *** Extremely loud & Incredibly Close, an adaptation of the 2005 book of the same name by Jonathan Safran Foer. The film sees young Oskar Schell, an 11-year-old who tries to find closure after terror attacks on the World Trade Center on 9/11 robbed him of his father.

Oskar, we learn, might be suffering from a high functioning form of autism.

Drawing insights from emotionally detached observations and the bottomless sea of fact
Read full story

Copyright restricted. Under license from   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Cinema & Entertainment

Autobiographies we’d love to read...
DNMUM381744 | 1/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Deepali Singh | WC :585

From Karan Johar spilling the beans over his fallout with Kajol to Rishi Kapoor admitting that he bought his first award, the year has begun with some startling revelations in their respective autobiographies. When a famous personality pens down his
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

No olaf-ing matter
DNMUM381751 | 1/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Bryan Durham | WC :327

Premise: Narrated by Lemony Snicket, the series pursues the goings-on in the life of the seriously unfortunate Baudelaire children, who come to terms with their shift from guardian to guardian after the demise of their wealthy parents.Performances

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Dope reasons to watch The Young Pope
DNMUM381752 | 1/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Bryan Durham | WC :745

Jude Law, Diane Keaton, James Cromwell... Well, if that star cast isn’t enough to catch your interest (or the fact that Paolo Sorrentini, who is widely considered an auteur is helming something so cinematic for television), then consider this: It’s a
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

TV’s time travellers
DNMUM381753 | 1/22/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Rucha Sharma | WC :373

Forget Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Terminator or Michael J Fox’s Marty from the Back To The Future series. Over the past few years, we’ve seen a rise in time travellers from across the board and their rather quirky time machines...TimelessThis show fe

Add To LightboxCalculate Price