Why do we like terrible movies? Not just bad movies or mediocre movies–those are depressingly common and a ton are … More
Black and white films hold an important place in film history: before three-strip Technicolor was introduced in 1932, all films … More
Musicians are an odd sort: the type of drive, creativity, and ambition that pushes a musician to the heights of … More
If the 1980s in America was a decade about anything, it was one of excess: a supercharged economy afforded artistic … More
Wherein an over-educated pop culture nerd deals with a crumbling relationship by watching horror movies and recapping them live, with some entertaining results.
A sort of American Andrei Tarkovsky, Gus Van Sant’s films are characterized by long tracking shots, stretches of unbroken silence, … More
Perhaps in its very nature, the sci-fi genre is relatively complex: short stories, novels, TV series and films that make … More
Ridley Scott is one of the most successful directors of all time: combined, his films have grossed nearly $2 billion … More