Nick Prigge

A devout believer in the written word since forever, Nick Prigge is on an eternal cinematic crusade to find, in the words of Werner Herzog, "The Ecstatic Truth." He believes film to be our most powerful, beautiful and important art form. He is also melodramatic and occasionally prone to fits of hyperbole (see: previous sentence). He is a member of the Online Film Critics Society. He lives in Chicago.

Reviews // 5 Articles

In 'The Love Punch', Money Does Buy Happiness | 28 Aug 2014 // 1:00 AM

The troubling implicit moral at the end of The Love Punch encapsulates the film's insubstantial construction.

Going 'Up the Junction' to Get Down with the Common People | 1 Jul 2014 // 1:00 AM

Despite being set in London's Swinging Sixties, Up the Junction comes across just as apropos of America's here and now.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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