Part Two: October 2010 | 30 Aug 2010 // 4:00 PM

By the look of the calendar -- and this list of titles - it looks like Hollywood is out to investigate the horrors of vampires, demon children, alien invasion, and the most evil entity of all -- Facebook!


'Secretariat' Avoids the Celebrity Focus | 7 Oct 2010 // 10:12 PM

Penny Tweedy is the lady hero in a movie about a world dominated by men, a character type not exactly coined but certainly solidified in The Blind Side.


Truth...and Consequences: 'Secretariat' (Blu-ray) | 27 Jan 2011 // 4:15 AM

Secretariat is...rote, a flag waver that's always unsure of where its cinematic sovereignty lies.


How do you keep the audience engaged when a movie plot is already well known? | 2 Nov 2010 // 12:30 AM

How do movies based on real events wrestle with a preordained ending?

//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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