Our next Marathon will serve as a primer on the director giving us ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ later this month.
Tag Archives | A.O. Scott
Several video tributes to the great Elizabeth Taylor appeared yesterday following the news of her death. These are three of my favorites.
Fairly recently it was announced that the two Bens who host “At the Movies” are being canned and getting replaced by New York Times critics A.O. Scott and Michael Phillips from The Chicago Tribune. The talking head numskulls that tried to offer their opinions about films are no more and now two real journalists are […]
Over the weekend, two articles from well-respected film critics have come out that point out the dumbing down of the American movie audience. In the first, Roger Ebert points out the fact that the intelligent movie-going audience is getting older and the youth in America seem unable to escape the “groupthink” mindset – choosing films […]