Thursday, January 15 2009
Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.
Wednesday, October 1 2008
Sunday, April 20 2008
By being both absolutely verisimilar and absolutely unreal, Cloverfield highlights the extent to which reality is natively constructed.
Friday, January 18 2008
The focus on delusional heroism may be Cloverfield's most salient trick.
Wednesday, January 12 2005
life as we know it offers a primer on high school, and especially teenaged boys, exactly right now.