2016: A Cinematic Year In Review

2016 is down.  Fucking hell.  What a dumpster fire of a year.  But at least cinema was great, right?  Well, mostly it was great.  It was a weirdly bad year for blockbusters.  But everything else was really god damn great.  So great that in a year where I thought all the Best Picture nominees were … Continue reading 2016: A Cinematic Year In Review

The Witch

Director: Robert Eggers Starring: Anya Taylor Joy, Ralph Ineson, Katie Dickie, and Harvey Scrimshaw Satan is a big ole presence in cinema.  From exorcism movies to witchcraft to plain ole satan worship, you can fill plenty of time getting into movies that deal with the fallen one.  It only took two months into the year … Continue reading The Witch

Hey Tom, Whatcha Watchin? 2/14 – 2/20

Crimson Peak (February 14th, 2016) Director: Guillermo Del Toro Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddelston, Jessica Chastain, and Charlie Hunnam It’s a god damn delight to see Guillermo rebound after the, to my mind, terrible blockbuster Pacific Rim.  I’d pretty much loved everything he did prior to that (I haven’t seen Mimic).  It seems to me … Continue reading Hey Tom, Whatcha Watchin? 2/14 – 2/20