FMP ep. 137 – mother!, Good Time

Original Record Date: September 17, 2017 For this episode, Justin and G Clark review a slew of recent releases, including Good Time, mother!, Wind River, and the It re-adaptation. Show Schedule: 41:36 – 29:18 –…

Anticipated 2017

12 Most Anticipated Films of 2017

The Most Anticipated Films… …in alphabetical order.  Sorry; ranking these by excitement is too difficult.  I don't usually go about listing my anticipated films until the Oscars for the previous year have happened, but some…

Film Misery Movie Marathon – Korean Wave Cinema

[caption id="attachment_20793" align="aligncenter" width="540"] 'Mother,' by Bong Joon-ho[/caption] Movie buffs and critics have spent more than a decade praising the electrifying and idiosyncratic output from the numerous contemporary filmmakers working in South Korea. An argument…

Quick Takes - Amour

Quick Takes – 12.20.12

AMOUR (2012) Grade: A- ‖ 1st Viewing One of my favorite scenes in all of cinema occurs in Bob Fosse’s Lenny. Lenny Bruce (played by Dustin Hoffman in one of cinema’s all-time great performances) walks…

Quick Takes – 09.03.12

Cosmopolis Grade: C+ | 1st Viewing With David Cronenberg, I think I desperately need to start from the beginning. Like David Lynch, one of my favorite modern surrealists, the director of The Fly and A Dangerous…

Of the Day – 08.24.10

Read of the Day: The 7 most deadly inanimate objects in movies. [Topless Robot] News of the Day: The 2012 Oscar race may have found an early frontrunner with the announcement of the Tom Hanks…

Of the Day – 01.14.10

Read of the Day: Seven moments from classic films that you might not know were improvised. Apparently Kubrick didn't know what a reach-around was. [Spike] News of the Day: More Sundance films will be released…