Tags » Period Film

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man (1980)

Dir. David Lynch

Written by: Christopher De Vore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch (from the medical records of Dr. Frederick Treves)

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Freddie Jones… 1,736 more words


ShOR 365: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Photo Credit: Focus Features

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day is the cutest film I’ve seen to date that isn’t a children’s film or a romantic comedy. 585 more words


Friday Film Review: F is for Fire Over England. (Alphabet Edition.)

To see the other films in the Friday Film Review: alphabet edition click here:


This week’s film is the 1937 historical drama ‘ 1,698 more words


Early Man (2018)

It’s not quite one of their bests but even a mid-level Aardman movie still presents enough pleasures to justify one viewing. Early Man is in that big-eyed, big-toothed stop-motion clay animation style they’re renowned for, so it makes even more visual sense that we’re following cavemen. 191 more words


Phantom Thread (2017)

When the 2017 Oscar nominees were announced, one of the bigger surprises was the amount of love the Academy dished out for writer/director Paul Thomas Anderson’s… 1,578 more words


What Award Winning Filmmaking Means to Me

My name is Chelsea Sydnor, and I am a senior majoring in journalism and public relations. I’m originally from Cary, N.C. Some of my greatest interests include photography and reading. 461 more words

Selma: A Film About Politics or a Political Film?

Something a little different today: this is an essay I wrote last year for a university module about political cinema. It discusses how a film, in this case  1,627 more words