Why Blockbusters Shouldn’t be Afraid of Scheduling out of Summer

By | Sep 1, 2014 | 11 comments

A look at how diverse scheduling can help studios and provide an overall better, year-round movie-going experience.

‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ Remains Fundamentally Reluctant

By | Aug 26, 2014 | 25 comments

A comparative overview between the novel and film respectively titled The Reluctant Fundamentalist, along with a look at identity.

Bollywood 2014: What to Watch For in the Next Few Months

By | Aug 24, 2014 | 20 comments

What is coming up in the remainder of 2014 in Bollywood that is worth waiting for?

In Defense of ‘The Room’: Atmosphere and Tone

By | Aug 23, 2014 | 22 comments

How can a legendarily awful film have such a unique and overpowering emergent atmosphere?

The Thin Red Line: The Impact of the Senses on Setting and Landscape

By | Aug 21, 2014 | 20 comments

Terrence Malick's enigmatic film demands all of our sensory attention.

The Rules of Reviving a Genre: ‘Scream’ and Postmodern Cinema

By | Aug 20, 2014 | 18 comments

Wes Craven's 'Scream' survives on the postmodern premise that the past is a recyclable source for the artist.

2014′s Blockbuster Season: Conquerers & Wimps

By | Aug 18, 2014 | 14 comments

This year, superheroes, femme fatales, and monsters ravaged the big screen. So, who are 2014's biggest hitters and sorest losers?

Charlie Chaplin: The Social Commentator

By | Aug 15, 2014 | 17 comments

Beyond The Tramp persona, Charlie Chaplin had keen judgement on issues affecting society.