Of all of the movie brats of New Hollywood, maybe none of them was as prolific as Francis Ford Coppola. The man wrote and directed The Godfather, arguably the greatest film of its decade. He rounded out the decade with a prolific sequel to that film and a [...]
When a documentary filmmaker decides to follow an illusionist and serial prankster, his journey (unsurprisingly?) goes horribly awry, with hilarious results. One thing is clear: this isn’t your average documentary!
This past Saturday, July 20th, the world celebrated a half-century since the first time man landed on the moon. It was an incredible day of commemorating one of humanity's greatest technological accomplishments. In honor of that feat, please enjoy this [...]
Two years ago, in proximity to the passing of one-time cult leader Charles Manson, Sony Pictures announced the release date of Quentin Tarantino's ninth film Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood would be released to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the [...]
Saving Private Ryan is one of the more popular WWII films to come out of the late 20th century. Since I hadn't seen it yet (why yes, I do live under a rock), I was looking forward to finally getting around to watching it, since I had heard almost nothing [...]
Yes, it was good to open up the toy box one more time. Yes, it was good to know that the toys still work after all these years. Yes, it’s great that we got to see them cut loose and that it’s largely just as fun as we remember. With all that said, it’s [...]
J.R.R. Tolkien led a fascinating life. He was an orphan, he had a secret society with two groups of friends (The T.C.B.S. and the Inklings), he had a forbidden romance, and he fought in World War I just to name a few things. It's no wonder that Dome [...]