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The other day I was wasting time on Buzzfeed, reading an article called 25 Movies You Have To See Before You Turn 25 and the only film I just… 447 more words

Over on AC: 9 Directors Who Can Replace David Lynch on "Twin Peaks"

This sort of article is often treated as a quick toss-off for writers. That’s always annoyed me. A critic will name the first few directors that pop into their head regardless of how appropriate they are. 109 more words


The Fountain

An honest remark: I knew very little about Darren Aronofsky’s The Fountain, other than that it had multiple narratives and was a very divisive film, before watching it. 664 more words

United States Of America

The Miracle Maker

By Tom Quiner

My wife and I pursue a ministry called “evangelization through entertainment.”

Our most recent production is “The Wedding at Cana,” a mini musical which was performed as Catholic dinner theater. 654 more words


Whiplash - 2014

Damien Chavelle’s film boils down to one primary question: what does it take to achieve greatness? Doubtless there’s a price, as even the title suggests. Anyone moving too fast risks injury. 641 more words

Film Reviews

Thoughts on... Aronofky's Fountain

If I’d watched Darren Aronofsky’s The Fountain when it first came out (in 2006), I’m not sure I would’ve liked it, or even understood it, as well as I did when I finally saw it a couple months ago. 481 more words

Divergent Roads

Aesthetic appeal of _Black Swan_ (2010): Blog Entry 10

Blog Entry 10: Aesthetic appeal of Black Swan (2010)

Write 300-600+ words on the following:

For this entry, find a way to engage with the aesthetic appeal of  411 more words

Visual Rhetoric