D.J. Caruso
Features // 1 Articles
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
News // 2 Articles
//Features

Talk, Talk, Talk: September 2008
8 Sep 2008 // 6:00 PM

From wars both past and present to a number of nail-biting thrillers, September is sizing up as a potentially profitable one.

//Columns

What Happens When Hollywood Film Production Meets Social Media?
25 Aug 2013 // 6:30 PM

For the first time in cinema history, Hollywood has enabled social media users to contribute to the artistic properties of films, thereby earning them co-authorship… of sorts.

'I Am Number Four': Vampires, Aliens and the Art of Movie Recycling
13 Mar 2011 // 6:00 PM

I Am Number Four, a PG-13 science-fiction-slash-teen-romance movie, is so faithful to the Twilight template that it could have been assembled by marketing software.

//Reviews

'I Am Number Four' Is 'Twilight'-Lite
17 Feb 2011 // 11:10 PM

As the villains turn to dust when she kills them, Number Six might bring to mind Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Eagle Eye
14 Jan 2009 // 2:58 PM

This might pretend to criticize our increasing reliance on technology, but it’s really just the setting for a big dumb movie.

//Blogs

I Am 'Number' Bored: 'I Am Number Four' (Blu-ray)
22 May 2011 // 10:00 PM

Once again, we are stuck with another Potter placeholder, a title trying for a Rowling's level of replay value without the boy wizard's ease of entertainment.

IMAX makes this 'Eagle' Soar
28 Sep 2008 // 2:47 PM

Beware of Big Brother…blah, blah, blah. You can't pick up a publication nowadays, or listen to any number of broadcast pundits, and not hear

//News

The Movie Masochist: This movie thinks you're dumb
2 Oct 2008 // 10:44 AM

The 1960s and 1970s were the heyday of political thrillers. In these movies the people who ran the U.S. government were every bit as

'Disturbia' star Shia LaBeouf was destined for an acting career
15 Apr 2007 // 10:35 PM

"When you look into his eyes, you can see an old soul," said "Disturbia" director D.J. Caruso.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Ten Great Criterion Titles: What to Watch and Why

// Short Ends and Leader

"As the Criterion Collection's ever-growing roster shows, there are simply too many great pictures out on home video to know what to do with.

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