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The Mystery Scientific Method

April 11, 2013 | 4 Comments

Joe Don Baker, Gamera, Miles O’Keeffe, Torgo: if these names sound familiar or even related, you have Mystery Science Theater 3000 to blame.

The Film 100: Steven Spielberg, no. 82

April 9, 2013 | One Comment

Nobody creates blockbusters like Steven Spielberg.

The Film 100: Clint Eastwood, no. 89

March 24, 2013
THE GOOD THE BAD AND THE UGLY

At the height of the feminist movement, Eastwood became the model of masculinity.

Peggy Cummins on GUN CRAZY

January 27, 2013 | 2 Comments
GUN CRAZY

Peggy Cummins brings Annie Laurie Starr power to Noir City 11′s opener.

Video: Who Should Win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor?

January 25, 2013
LINCOLN

They’ve all won Oscars already. Who deserves to win another? Let the footage tell the tale.

The Film 100: Gary Cooper, no. 52

January 22, 2013
GARY COOPER

To millions of men and women, Cooper embodied honor and decency.

The Film 100: Roger Corman, no. 49

January 18, 2013
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

Corman’s mastery of the low-budget production has had a tremendous impact on independent filmmakers, documentarians and studios alike.

The Film 100: Akira Kurosawa, no. 70

January 10, 2013
RAN

Kurosawa assimilated his knowledge of ancient Japanese traditions into a modern Western art form, influencing many writers and directors along the way.

The Film 100: Richard Hollingshead, no. 92

December 30, 2012
AMERICAN GRAFFITI

Hollingshead’s relentless pursuit of the drive-in experience made open-air movie theaters a permanent part of American culture.

The Year in Film 2012: Scenes and Performances

December 28, 2012
MEKONG HOTEL

Lists and notes on the best scenes and top performances of 2012.

Video: Twelve for 2012 | The Best Films of the Year

December 20, 2012 | 3 Comments
SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK

From NEIGHBORING SOUNDS to CONSUMING SPIRITS: Notes on a dozen films that stayed with me.

Best Shots of the Year

December 11, 2012 | One Comment
KILL LIST

Deceptive placidity, weightless wonders, real-time tension, euphoria unleashed: Cinematography’s most satisfying shots of 2012.