How a 1966 Italian movie about a French war in North Africa predicted the post-9/11 world.
Category: Plot Points
A live-action remake of Don Bluth’s classic THE SECRET OF NIMH has recently been announced. We consider the strange philosophical overtones that made the original such a memorable mind-trip.
With a new remake of NOSFERATU announced last week, we take a close look at why SHADOW OF THE VAMPIRE failed to live up to the 1922 classic.
Not by coincidence, Akira Kurosawa’s DREAMS marries his deepest fears with his love of things that come from the sky. Take a closer look at the way life and death are partnered with rain, snow, fog, flower petals, and birds in one of the great director’s final films.
Here’s why Luke Skywalker is a vastly overrated hero – in fact, he’s the most overrated hero in the entire Star Wars universe. We’re not counting Jar-Jar – he was never rated highly in the first place.
The famous early movie is packed with plot from the start of minute one to the end of minute one. It is cinema’s first trilogy, and features what may be moviedom’s first-ever plot hole.
Even if you usually like to watch movies with friends, there are some movies that are better seen alone, and vice versa. Find out which kinds of movies are best seen solo, or seen with a crowd…
What did the Doc do that was so wrong in 1885? It’s time to find out.
A heartfelt plea to let Harrison Ford be Indiana Jones, and leave the franchise reboot-free without Chris Pratt, or any other actors. What do you think? Would you want a new Indy?
Spider-Man’s welcome to the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a welcome sign for fans. After all, Sony’s mistreatment of the character has resulted in several casualties since Spider-Man 3 hit in 2007…