Advertisements

The Jungle Book is a New Chapter in Cinematic Enchantment

Forces you to confront your skepticism and be swept away by special kind of cinematic enchantment again.

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, a False Promise

Disjointed, numbing and spectacular with its intemperance.

The Pre-Trump Paranoia of 10 Cloverfield Lane

A reflection of our collective anxieties delivered as an easily digestible thriller.

Stop judging films based on their trailers

Here’s an idea: wait until you’ve seen the film.

The Prestigious Eye-Roll of Hail, Caesar!

We’re all in service of different kinds of crazy.

Monthly Movie Debrief: February Edition

The Debrief podcast is a little like a Backstreet Boy, it’s back!

Clearing Blind Spots: The Beatles on Film

Time to find out how they got in that Yellow Submarine.

The Caged Heat of ‘Deadpool’

Deadpool tries to rebel but it’s as insubordinate as a kid wearing a Megadeth T-shirt to Church on a Sunday.

Clearing blind spots: The Planet of the Apes

I watched all the Planet of the Apes films, it’s a mad house! A mad house!

How to Get Rich with a Conscience in The Big Short

A prestige PowerPoint presentation.

The Hateful Eight is the Right Kind of Trouble

There’s a sense of gratitude that a troublemaker filmmaker of Tarantino’s acumen exists.

The Savage Optimism of Chi-Raq

Spike Lee is angry again.

One more thing about The Force Awakens

Yes, it’s about Rey.

Review: The Revenant

Playground machismo.

Clearing blind spots

Here’s to 2016 and trying to be a better film person.