Jun 26, 2015
Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ Is Pure, Heartbreaking Cinematic Magic (Review)
Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ is pure cinematic magic. Also, it reminds me of ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ (seriously).
Jun 22, 2015
Pitchfork’s Slowdive Documentary Is a Satisfying Look at Shoegazer History
It’s deeply enjoyable, and even a little moving for this fan, to see Slowdive vindicated after all these years.
May 9, 2015
Avengers: Age of Ultron and the Black Widow Controversy
Did Joss Whedon really ruin Black Widow’s status as a strong female superhero?
May 6, 2015
Avengers: Age of Ultron and the Threat of Artificial Intelligence
Ultron’s development as a villain seems perfunctory but it does parallel real-world concerns over the threat of artificial intelligence.
Apr 10, 2015
Joey Ciccoline’s Eidolon Short Gets a Haunting Teaser
The film’s currently available to those who order ‘Wilderness’ but will become public later this year.
Apr 7, 2015
Are You Awesome Enough for This Ninja Film Festival?
New York’s Old School Kung Fu Fest is putting together a line-up of films honoring those sneakiest and coolest of cinematic assassins.
Mar 25, 2015
The Empire Destroys Some Rebel Scum in This “Tie Fighter” Fan Film
An incredible work of fandom that pays tribute to classic “Star Wars” as well as vintage anime titles like “Robotech.”
Feb 27, 2015
Luxury’s Unique Rock n’ Roll Story Is Becoming a Documentary
Luxury’s story isn’t necessarily your typical rock n’ roll epic, what with the priesthood and all, but it is a fascinating one.
Dec 3, 2014
The Genius of Jackie Chan
An excellent analysis of what makes Jackie Chan’s filmmaking so unique and enjoyable.
Nov 29, 2014
The Best Reactions to the Star Wars: The Force Awakens Teaser
Even after all these years — and those prequels — there’s still some magic left in the franchise.
Nov 28, 2014
The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness Promises A “Behind the Scenes” Look at Studio Ghibli
Now that Studio Ghibli seems to be in a twilight stage of its existence, I’m doubly interested in Mami Sunada’s documentary.