1999’s Sleepy Hollow marked the beginning of the end for director Tim Burton. While its successor, Burton’s ill-fated Planet of the Apes remake, demonstrated that, without a doubt, a once-promising cinematic voice had been devoured by the Hollywood machine, … 372 more words
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There is a great originality to Nightmare on Elm Street. The idea of your own nightmares being able to kill you is a fantastic one and a concept rich with creativity. 488 more words
What up, Buttercups?
Ninth Gate. I never thought this film could be any more controversial than having Roman Polanski at the helm. But here we are. 1,284 more words
Growing up, I remember this version of “Murder On the Orient Express.”
But, since it’s 2017 and it seems like Hollywood is trying to remake everything, there’s a new version of the film coming out this November. 32 more words
My disappointment after watching Transcendence was compounded by the lingering feeling that it could’ve been a lot better due to its intriguing premise. The concept of a human conscience being transferred to an AI system can be taken in various interesting directions, but here it’s squandered by bland characters and a script that gives trite, cursory treatment to themes of human identity and technology’s effects on society. 170 more words