Twelve: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five…

Twelve: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) By: Scott M. Waldman The Middle Earth Saga (2001-2014), the series that has spanned well over a decade, finally finished with a bang as the…

Film: Moving Moments

Outside of a script’s capacity to make audiences feel a certain way, the ability of an actor to express emotion bring the second most important element to a film. Imagine a dramatic scene. There is…

Film: Animation in Domination

Over the years, storytelling has developed new mediums. From beloved childhood picture books, to the animated classics of the mid-1900’s, and currently to the computer animated features that companies release seasonally. All of these journeys…

Film Column #7: The Terror. The Horror.

Throughout film, bringing the imagination to the screen is every writer’s or director’s dream, but what about the nightmares? These are the dark spaces in the mind that wake each of us up from a…