Tag Archives: film criticism

elvis & nixon (film, 2016)

I had a snarky suspicion that something was just too perfect about the new film Elvis & Nixon when I discovered it was playing at my local Cinemark. I had no idea what it was about and was frankly delighted … Continue reading

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AP’s Hot Take – Why the Success of Good Will Hunting?

The following article was written by guest contributor Arthur Pendalyn. Arthur is a stay at home unemployed college graduate with a BA in English literature, though he prefers the world “fiction”. In his past he moonlighted as a video store clerk, … Continue reading

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David Lynch Preview

David Lynch may well be the defining voice ofthe last generation’s filmmakers, which is a scary thought because he has a backhanded appreciation of what we would consider White America. I honestly think he’s a genius, one of the few … Continue reading

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (film trailer, 2016)

Part of me dreads the very idea of reviewing a film trailer. Honestly, calling this art is like scraping the bottom a desk for a piece of gum to call food. I just don’t want to do it. But there’s … Continue reading

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A Diamond in a Haystack

I’m always looking for the cream of the crop–a diamond you might say. It’s during this pursuit that I encounter mostly what you would call good efforts but not quite enough to earn high praise. It’s the only way I can describe … Continue reading

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Do We Really Want to See an R-Rated Cut of Batman v Superman?

If you hadn’t heard, news was announced shortly after Deadpool‘s release and subsequent success that WB was going to release an R-rated version of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice as a bonus feature on the Blu-Ray release. Some people were stoked, … Continue reading

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (film, 2016)

Discussing superhero films is always a tricky issue. What should be silly adventure flicks for children have regressed into all out online wars over people’s biases toward a certain company. Some of these voices in the ongoing war are by teenagers and … Continue reading

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