I don’t tend to read other people’s movie reviews – unless they’re irrelevant enough that I don’t take details from them because I can be that impressionable – and after I have already reviewed something I’m not typically too interested in what anyone thinks about the same subject. And I didn’t need to track down […]
I really liked this trailer. Because The Purge (2013), the first movie in the series, was a simple home invasion thriller, albeit one with a political aspect, though originally was more a reason for the home invasion scenario to exist than anything else. Though with later movies in the series the idea of one day […]
What happened in Paris yesterday, it goes without saying, was a tragedy on so many levels.
What has bothered me for a long time about a lot of Queer cinema is that it tends to be very white–in that it revolves around white people (generally males) with nary a person of color to be found. And Matthew Warchus‘ Pride doesn’t on the face of it seem any different. That being said, what […]
Part of being an adult is having the ability to know when not to say what’s on your mind, a skill lost on most children, whose nature lends itself to an almost brutal honesty. For instance, if you’re feeling vulnerable, don’t ask a child a question with an expectation that the answer will somehow buttress […]
I normally don’t write about politics, and have no intention of changing that trend. That’s not the same thing as saying that I don’t care, or have a point of view, which is why I am watching the election results on NBC, via Rawstory.com. Currently President Obama is just under six hundred votes behind Mitt […]