Recently I was asked, what is the last movie you’d request to watch? It’s a riff on the more-traditional “what would be your last meal” sort of question (short answer: Brinner), but it stopped me in my tracks.Read more "The Last Movie"
One of the things I enjoy most about The Dark Knight Rises is the parallel track of lives that Batman and Bane lived to get to their respective stations in life. If you’ve spent any time reading this blog, you know that character tracks like that fascinate me. Since Rises functions as a thematic direct […]Read more "My Brother, My Bane"
Well, here we are again. I apologize for another one of my prolonged absences, but I’ve had a few things to sort out both practically and emotionally before I was ready to write again. Since it was the topic of my last post and I’ve thought deeply how much it’s changed my life and general […]Read more "Without a Rope"
I’m the guy on the left.Read more "THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU USE COMIC SANS, GARY"
So why do we care about Box Office receipts? Despite the fact that my generation likes to pretend that it doesn’t, it most certainly does. If it didn’t, we wouldn’t see reports on what movies are making every week. It’s on news sites, it’s on fan sites, there are entire sites dedicated exclusively to comparing […]Read more "Box Office Receipts"
DO NOT READ THIS REVIEW IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN THIS FILM. DO NOT READ THIS REVIEW IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN THIS FILM. You have been warned, this review is CHOCK FULL OF SPOILERS in the sense that I am not going to discriminate and exclude any plot points for the sake of keeping […]Read more "My Review of The Dark Knight Rises"
With all the fervor about whether Batman represents Mitt Romney, Bane represents Mitt Romney or whether “Hollywood” colluded with a shadow cabal headed by David “Worst Comb–Over In History” Axelrod to release a movie with a villain named Bane during the election season to capitalize on the possibility that Mitt Romney had chance to win […]Read more "‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Is Racist"