Thursday, January 31 2013
From classics to contemporary television, the typical titles and the surprising outsider choices, the year in home video was just as divisive, and delightful, as the rest of our meaningful media.
Sunday, January 8 2012
With the continuing rise of Blu-ray, this year sees a lot of repeat entries. Just because they're here again, however, doesn't mean they're any less special.
Tuesday, August 9 2011
Quentin Tarantino is reliving his childhood cinema experiences, reinterpreting fractured moments of memory. Going to the movies is about an escape from our world, a mirror world at once familiar yet different.
Tuesday, November 20 2012
His tributes to classic movies are stylish and entertaining but force us to ask ourselves: Is Quentin Tarantino a visionary? or a flat out plagiarist?
Wednesday, October 19 2011
The intriguing combination of Elmore Leonard's voice with Tarantino's unique dialogue leads to his best film.
Wednesday, October 12 2011
The typical Tarantino is like tightly wound TNT. But in Jackie Brown, the filmmaker is mellow. He's relaxed...and as a result, revelatory.
Wednesday, September 29 2010
Even in the middle of creative chaos, Tarantino was sure to always send his Sally a shout-out. Sadly, their subject can no longer hear them.