Why do you Do, What you Do?

Everything that can occur within a film and some parts of life should have a reason for its occurrence. Every act, every scene, and every action should lead into a later scene in order to…

What Makes a Film ‘Great’?

Every year, a new batch of films arrives to replace the previous year's hits or misses which either solidifies or loosens the previous-previous year’s grasp of memorable films while also loosening the previous-previous-previous hold year’s…

The Final Frontier

Space. Why are we intrigued of your majesty? What adventures can we find and immerse ourselves in while on a journey with the stars and beyond? A small show attempted to answer that question just…

A Summer in Review

Due to the abundance of summer titles, there will of course be some films left out, but not forgotten. The entire winter and spring seasons are a time of trailers, posters, interviews, and conspiracy theories…

Forty-Six: The Fantasy of Animation

  By Scott M. Waldmann Way back at Article #8 (3 semesters ago), animation was discussed as a source of ‘world-building;’ neither the physical set nor the characters that inhabit it need to exist. Imagination…

Forty-Five: The Academy of 2015

By Scott M. Waldman The previous year created another list of films to be welcomed to the annual competition that is full of award shows ranging from the Golden Globes to the Razzies. This article…

Laughing on an Empty or Full Tank?

By Scott M. Waldman Comedies, in general, have changed over the decades. They depend on multiple factors linked to our current environment and the people who laugh or criticize the jokes. For comedy, the best…

Deadpool (2016) Review

Deadpool (2016) By Scott M. Waldman   After months of gut-busting marketing and years of getting our (fans and newcomers/noobs alike) hopes up, Tim Miller’s take on the “Merc with a Mouth” has finally hit…