Richard Shepard
Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles

I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale
1 Jun 2010 // 9:39 PM

The most effective stories about John Cazale's brilliance are brief and accompanied by I Knew It Was You's strongest element -- Cazale on film.

The Hunting Party
12 Sep 2007 // 8:56 PM

The sidetracking -- the lapses into corruption, black humor, and sarcasm -- all this is to be expected when your life is on the line so incessantly.


FYC: Best Actor, Jude Law in 'Dom Hemingway'
10 Apr 2014 // 5:00 AM

In this new release, the Oscar-nominated Law reminds once again us that he is a force of nature.

'Dom Hemingway' Offers Too Much, and Not Enough
4 Apr 2014 // 6:19 AM

Overwritten, overacted, and frequently over-stylized, Dom Hemingway is a movie that constantly gets in the way of itself.

//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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