“Valerian” and “Rogue One” illuminate the current state of science fiction and help us consider the purpose of science fiction in general.
Author: Douglas Van Hollen
Character actor John Heard, who died this month, made a bright impression across an long and wide-ranging career.
The movie poster, the year, and the cast trick us into thinking The Wraith is just another cheesy 80s flick. In reality it is something much more perplexing.
“The Blue Gardenia” is not a film noir. Neither is “Key Largo,” “Gun Crazy,” or “The Naked City.” Blogger Doug van Hollen spoils for a fight in this Film Spotlight essay!
We are witnessing a unique moment in the evolution of the kaiju film.
Despite having all the advantages of Western society, men sure seem to need a lot of help when it comes to love.
Are we hearing the score of a television show or of a movie? What can the characters on the screen hear? What makes it so beautiful? Why am I crying?
It’s thicker than seepage, it’s thinner than sludge. It’s the secret weapon of speculative fiction that you may never have noticed. We count down the top 5 movies to feature ooze, ick, goo, and plasm (ecto or otherwise).