Ingmar Bergman’s “Winter Light” was an inspiration on Paul Schrader’s “First Reformed.” Blogger Chad Hoolihan summarizes where the films converge and diverge.
Author: Chad Hoolihan
A movie about love and a movie about hate.
Two movies from the global Top 1000 about controversial love affairs.
A strained mother-child relationship is just the beginning of these films’ thematic similarities.
Two classic war movies with cynical yet distinctive takes on the question of heroism.
Are you a team player or a lone hero?
The Flickchart bloggers remember the VHS tapes and late-night HBO lineups that shaped their movie tastes, for better or worse.
Two movies, three ineffable actresses.
Two infamously extreme films blur the lines between audience and participant, creator and subject.
There’s a message to these gory, funny horrors.