So I'm a bit late on re-blogging this one, but here's my latest contribution to MovieRob's Genre Grandeur. It's a review of a coming-of-age film that I'm pretty sure no one saw, The Kings of Summer. Take a look!
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In Whiplash, JK Simmons plays Fletcher, an abusive, near-sadistic, nothing-but-the-best, do-not-embarrass-my-reputation Studio Jazz instructor at the country’s top music school. The subject of his torment is an ambitious first year drummer who, though somewhat naïve and arrogant, willingly endures Fletcher’s trials and teaching-philosophy around the mythos that “Charlie Parker became ‘Bird’ because Jo Jones threw a cymbal at his head” in order to reach a level of artistic greatness that he wishes to achieve. 94 more words
Guest Book Review by Margaret Lynette Sharp: Indulge: Sensual Tales of Steampunk and Fantasy by Jenny Schwartz
Margaret Lynette Sharp has been kind enough to share her review of Indulge: Sensual Tales of Steampunk and Fantasy by Jenny Schwartz. You might remember Margaret from her… 207 more words
I would like to introduce Steve Ventura to everyone. He is my first guest reviewer. I put out the call last month. And so far, Steve has been the first up to the plate. 1,244 more words