Tuesday, September 3 2013
While the crowd dances to the beat of Jimi Hendrix’s soul/psychedelic classic, “Fire”, Robert Downey, Jr.’s character has a moment of reflection, but casts it aside and throws himself into the dance.
Monday, October 4 2010
Cocaine-fueled despair, oversaturated sex in blues and purples, desolate teenagers dying in the dust -- this was the feel-bad movie of the '80s, an open sore on the era’s facade of flawlessness.
Wednesday, December 1 2010
Prompted by editing this essay about the Less Than Zero film and by fortuitously coming across a copy of the novel in a thrift store,