Whenever a sequel, remake, or prequel is released, we all immediately compare it with its predecessor(s). Therefore, when a film like Star Trek Into Darkness (which may viewed as all ...
A lot of you probably already know that I have been working on a documentary about amateur poker. Some of you may even know that when we were in Las Vegas filming the Amateur Texas Hold’em Championship, I made it all the way to the Final Table! You know what that means, despite my initial […]
Disclaimer: this is not an endorsement of Mr. Zach Braff’s film or a plea to back his movie, I merely find this piece of news very interesting. As a budding film-maker myself, I have been learning about the Hollywood filmmaking process and from what I have learned it’s not all that different to how Zach […]
Does it seem like people are more excited about movie trailers being released than they are when the movie itself comes out? Let me know how many times you watch the new trailers for Thor: The Dark World and The Bling Ring, which both hit the Internet this week. I can tell you that I […]
David Fincher’s (The Social Network) House of Cards is an outstanding example of how successful an original online series can be. The look and feel of the series is textbook Fincher, and the story is a great adaptation of British television. Therefore, when famous horror director, Eli Roth‘s (Hostel) Hemlock Grove series was announced, I was […]
Tom Cruise (Jack Reacher) has landed his best non-Mission Impossible role since Tropic Thunder. Director Joseph Kosinski takes the blue and grey aesthetics of Tron: Legacy, lightens the hues and creates suspense by very subtly revealing information to the audience. Sometimes he is so restrained in withholding knowledge, Oblivion becomes an unintentional, convoluted guessing game. […]
Game of Thrones was ready for more character development and action in Walk of Punishment, although it did get dark at certain moments; thankfully, these controversial acts were not shown on screen. In that same vein, I found this week’s brothel scene to be tasteful and fun, a refreshing replacement to the gratuitous, overlong, objectifying […]