Nick Cassavetes
Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles

My Sister's Keeper
25 Jun 2009 // 10:20 PM

If the adults in My Sister's Keeper are repeatedly compromised in the honesty department, the children seem to embody truth physically.

Alpha Dog (2006)
11 Jan 2007 // 7:00 PM

The film identifies a limited range of possible "reasons" for the murder, most having to do with ignorance, by the victim, the aggressors, the parents, and the 30 some "witnesses," numbered on screen.


The Nasty Gender Politics of 'The Other Woman'
25 Apr 2014 // 1:00 AM

If the battle between the sexes was an actual war, The Other Woman would be these ladies' Waterloo. Just by participating in this pathetic excuse for personal payback, they set their gender's cause back several significant steps.

'Sister' Stumbles Toward a Cop-Out Climax
25 Jun 2009 // 10:30 PM

She's the alien in the other room, the otherworldly creature riddled with a mysterious disease that is, somehow, destroying not only her, but the entire

//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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