A Healthy Dose of Darkness: The Best Film Scores of 2014 | 15 Dec 2014 // 8:30 PM

The year 2014 saw classic composer/director teams hit new highs, as well as a considerable dark streak take over the world of film scoring.

That Which Crawls Out of Speakers and Inches Along Your Nerves: Notable Film Scores of Early 2014 | 8 May 2014 // 8:30 PM

From Biblical epics to run-of-the-mill rom-coms, Notes on Celluloid takes a look at (and listen to) some of the strongest film music of 2014 thus far.


Aronofsky's 'Noah' Interprets the Bible With Intensity | 30 Jul 2014 // 8:10 PM

The film retells the story of Noah's Ark filtered through Aronofsky's intensity, rather than the pageantry of the faith-movie industry.

'Noah' and One Leaky Ark | 27 Mar 2014 // 2:00 AM

Russell Crowe’s embodiment of Noah’s tempestuous righteousness nearly carries Darren Aronofsky’s muddled Biblical parable of man-made catastrophe.


It's God vs. Man vs. God in 'Noah' | 28 Mar 2014 // 4:00 AM

Noah is not a blasphemous anti-God screed. Instead, it's an amazing movie that misses being an all out masterpiece by one autonomous idea.


'Noah' on digital, 'Under the Skin' and Emmy-ignored 'Orphan Black' | 14 Jul 2014 // 6:49 AM

“Noah,” the biblical epic directed by Darren Aronofsky, will be available as a high-definition digital download Tuesday (Paramount, $19.99). The DVD ($29.99) and Blu-ray/DVD/digital combo ($39.99)

//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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