Short Ends and Leader

October 2015

Double Take: ‘Yojimbo’ (1961)

When the fighting gets this bad, they don't bother with coffins. Double Take takes sides on Akira Kurosawa's 1961 classic, Yojimbo.

Altered States of Cinema, or Movies to Hallucinate By

The short films collected in Masterworks of American Avant-Garde Experimental Film 1920-1970 offer something to confuse, astound, bore, and dazzle any viewer.

Terror, Dolls, Madhouses: Three for the Price of Price

Three Vincent Price projects from American International.

Accidentally Preserved Kickstarts Silents

Finally, a place where new technology meets old cinema for today's silent film fans.

Color Snapshots: Agnès Varda in California

Six hard-to-find films are now available in brightly colored restorations.

September 2015

‘Entourage: The Movie’ - Yeah, It’s Bro Humor, Yeah, It’s Crass, Yeah, It’s Funny

This heavily-panned film adaptation of the hit television series is better than you'd think and more fun when viewed, like the series, at home.

In ‘Sicario’, the War Is Next Door

The collapsing world order is chillingly illuminated in Denis Villeneuve’s stark cartel thriller.

Gdynia Film Festival 2015: Festival Review + ‘10 Years of Emotions’

The 40th Gdynia Film Festival, rich in inspiring and original cinema yet marred by an unexpected tragedy, felt like experiencing "ten years of emotions" in six days.

Gdynia Film Festival 2015: ‘11 Minutes’

A warning, a wake-up call and one helluva wild ride, Jerzy Skolimowski’s sensational city symphony is the masterpiece of this year’s Gdynia Film Festival.

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//Mixed media

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

// Moving Pixels

"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.

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