What pushes my movie-going experience from good to fantastic stems from a simple emotional response, surprise. It is really something so elementary, but vastly under appreciated by what I will call the “mass.” Nine times out of ten, I leave the theater taking the walk of shame to my car feeling neither used […]
The popular demand of this filmic generation has its glimpses of disconcertion. Generally, I try not to fret about what is being watched, it is when a special piece of cinema goes unwatched by the far majority of the population that grinds my gears (that is not even that great of a reference, but I […]
The mind often carries a heavy load as it is, whether it is trying to remember a simple birthday or navigate through a complicated relationship – interesting how my own mind places these two examples on opposite sides of the spectrum. But the load only gets denser with stinging images of men forced to their […]
What is interesting about the “coming of age” theme is how it never seems to go out of style. We are often looking for a release, whether that means watching someone share our struggle or watching someone go through something even worse. Goats takes its audience down that very path, bringing forward new ideas in the […]
Godless (Mini-Series...: Godless offers a good remedy for that cowboy itch left by Deadwood ten years ago. Here is a wes...
Reviewing Jane: Oh!: In which we review (almost) every film adapted from or inspired by the works of Jane Austen, as I re...
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