ANNA KARENINA Review

     November 16, 2012

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival.  Anna Karenina opens today in limited release.] Joe Wright is a gifted director. His direction is daring, inventive, captivating, and unforgettable. But that doesn’t make him …

TIFF 2012: ANNA KARENINA Review

     September 6, 2012

Joe Wright is a gifted director.  His direction is daring, inventive, captivating, and unforgettable.  But that doesn’t make him a great director.  A great director finds a way to take the material he’s given and bring it to its maximum …