Articles by Chuck Bowen
On films that require your respect and attention—and reward you accordingly.
At nearly six months distance, 2014 still stands as a year of irreconcilable sadness, beauty and meta-puzzle-making surrender.
Both actors plumb the uncertainties, delusions and hypocrisies within the American Dream.
A celebration of the absorbing atmospheres in 2014’s best genre films.
Why PULP FICTION never left us.
On pairing the loneliness and lovely negativity of horror and noir for your Halloween entertainment.
Why people watch Liam Neeson and Denzel Washington movies.
Meet FITZCARRALDO’s bleak, brilliant brother: COBRA VERDE.
PLANET OF APES and apocalyptic visions: are American blockbusters now catering to your sense of nihilism, or vice versa?
Summer movie special: on sci-fi blockbusters as the fulfillment of Tom Cruise’s art.