Darragh O'Donoghue

Darragh O'Donoghue
Darragh O'Donoghue's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Senses of Cinema

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
97% Border (Gräns) (2018) Border, therefore, is inevitably diminished on a second or informed first viewing. That said, it is still an impressive piece of work. - Cineaste Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 27, 2019
90% A Bigger Splash (2016) [It's undone by] Guadagnino's would-be exhibitionist style; the narrative of A Bigger Splash hops tiresomely between the present drama and multiple "explanatory" flashbacks. - Cineaste Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2016
100% The Phantom Carriage (1921) For all its brilliant and evocative use of double exposure, the most moving piece of technical "trickery" in The Phantom Carriage is a dissolve that turns a family picnic in a lakeside glade into a drunken orgy. - Senses of Cinema EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2016
94% Spione (Spies) (The Spy) (1928) Spione is Fritz Lang's most joyous film; it partners sombre content with playful form. - Senses of Cinema EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2014
100% The Fall of the House of Usher (1928) Epstein retains Poe's analysis of the limits of knowledge and perception -- by filming characters in fragments; by obscuring people, objects or locations in shadows, fogs and haze; by unstable editing where cuts refuse to match smoothly. - Senses of Cinema EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2004