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Moving Pictures that Move Me (Part One of ?)

I care about complete artistic statements in pop culture – the album, the film, the run on a comic book series by a single creative team, or the complete television series. 159 more words

Charley Reed's Drive-In Double Feature

This week we’re talking double features! (Listen to the episode right here.) We put the word out and asked some of our friends to put together their own genre double features. 225 more words

Drive-In Double Feature

Indonesian action stars make waves in Hollywood

Indonesian actor and martial artist Joe Taslim may not yet be a household name in global cinema, but he and his countrymen are fast leaving their mark on Hollywood. 644 more words


Cine-File's Kyle Cubr reviews "Blood Simple," "The Raid: Redemption" and "The Forbidden Room"


THE RAID: REDEMPTION is, by and large, an extremely action packed film and a ripe example of a culmination of one shift in aesthetic tastes in contemporary cinema, an increased and more explicit level of violence. 595 more words


Today I Watched: The Raid (Gareth Evans, 2011)

The Raid (dir. Gareth Huw Evans, 2011)

Score: 8+ to 8½ out of 10.

Today I Watched

Review: Headshot

HEADSHOT centers on a mysterious young man, who, after months in a coma from a gunshot wound to the head is nursed back to health by a young student-doctor, Ailin. 465 more words


John Wick, The Raid, and how to make an action sequel

“John Wick” and “The Raid: Redemption” are easily comparable films. They are both great action movies that exude care and absolute confidence into their use of action. 614 more words