Michael Nyman

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Movies for high tea: Top ten period dramas

    Are you a prudish nostalgic looking to sip some tea, nibble on crumpets and harken back to the good old days when servants were servants, aristocrats were aristocrats and monarchs bred with each other over and over and over again, holding onto their estates through thinly veiled incest? Do you long ... More >>

  • Film

    August 25, 2005

    Best-Laid Plans

    Michael Winterbottom delivers the sex, and not much else.

  • Film

    April 19, 2001

    Northern Exposure

    Michael Winterbottom delivers a snowy, Wild West adaptation of Thomas Hardy.