Full Metal Jacket & Requiem For a Dream

Movies are the conglomeration of the director’s ideal frames and sounds stitched together to form what they consider a work of art. While some want to leave the audience with a chuckle to remember, others…

Movie Review: Blade Runner 2049

“I didn’t want it to end”. These were the words heard throughout the crowd in a local AMC theater.  Everyone was leaning forward on the creaky seats, waiting and hoping for more.  Blade Runner 2049…

Sixty-Eight: Logan (2017)

  The difficulty with many long-running tales to astonish is giving it a proper ending that ties all loose ends, pays homage to the characters that we have spent years getting to love, and making…

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…