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You May Not Get It, But David Lynch Knows What He's Doing in 'Eraserhead'
It takes 89 minutes to watch David Lynch's Eraserhead, but it could take 89 years to figure out what the hell it was that you just saw. [29.Sep.14]
'Mack Sennett Collection' and 'Chaplin's Mutual Comedies' Are Documents of Comedy Landmarks
These two box sets offer up key historical examples of the pratfall as high art. [29.Sep.14]
Everything About 'The Equalizer' Is Wrong
As much as Robert (Denzel Washington) delivers action and melodramatic conventions, he also hints at another possibility entirely. [26.Sep.14]
Tom Hardy's Role in 'The Drop' Makes This Film More Than Just Another Noir
If you follow your instincts and bolt at the start of this sturdy and bleak noir, you miss Tom Hardy creating a thing of beauty yet again [26.Sep.14]
In 'Tracks', Life Hangs Upon a Single Moment
Tracks explores the problem of authenticity, what it means, and who perceives it. [26.Sep.14]
Reviews
It takes 89 minutes to watch David Lynch's Eraserhead, but it could take 89 years to figure out what the hell it was that you just saw. [28.Sep.14]
As much as Robert (Denzel Washington) delivers action and melodramatic conventions, he also hints at another possibility entirely. [26.Sep.14]
Tracks explores the problem of authenticity, what it means, and who perceives it. [26.Sep.14]
If you follow your instincts and bolt at the start of this sturdy and bleak noir, you miss Tom Hardy creating a thing of beauty yet again [26.Sep.14]
A Brony Tale isn’t as fun as it should be, but it does manage to say a lot of interesting things about stereotypes and fandom. [25.Sep.14]
Aching for the past dam(n)s The Stream. [24.Sep.14]
DVD Reviews
It takes 89 minutes to watch David Lynch's Eraserhead, but it could take 89 years to figure out what the hell it was that you just saw. [28.Sep.14]
A Brony Tale isn’t as fun as it should be, but it does manage to say a lot of interesting things about stereotypes and fandom. [25.Sep.14]
Mixed Media
News
Features
Despite years of wonderful work, it’s taken Juliette Lewis almost two decades to land her first flat-out great leading role: Kelly & Cal. [16.Sep.14]
For fans of everything from the truly buzz-worthy (Terry Gilliam) to that found footage trope yet again (Casey La Scala), this warm-up to the end of the year awards has you covered. [05.Sep.14]
Columns
Canon Fodder
The Party, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and Juggernaut give us good clean fun about slavery and brothels. [24.Sep.14]
Stars in Our Eyes
Watching Michelle Yeoh fight on screen is like watching Fred Astaire dance: simply beautiful. [15.Sep.14]
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