The Social Network movie

The Social Network

I kept checking my phone, like important notifications were piling up and I was missing them. Then the full movie came back into focus and I stopped watching and just stared at it; the cinematography is very nice. I kept forgetting how good the acting was, too; that the Winklevoss…
Inglourious Basterds

Inglourious Basterds

Quentin Tarantino’s movie gives an interesting look at what appears to be a lighthearted, fun set. Geraldine Brezca has worked with Tarantino for several films at a variety of positions. In this film, she assumes the role of clapper/camera angel. Typically, the clapper will use the standard NATO phonetic alphabet…
Hugo

Hugo

Martin Scorsese is set to direct Hugo, based on the bestselling children’s book of the same name by Brian Selznick. The story centers on a 12-year-old orphan who tries to solve the mystery of a broken robot. The movie is set to start filming in June, with a release date…
Logorama

Logorama

Exiciting car chases, tense hostage situations, animals running through the city and even much more! Logorama was directed by the French animation crew H5, Hervé de Crécy, Ludovic Houplain and François Alaux. Originally opened at the Cannes Film Festival in 2009, the short has garnered numerous awards culminating in the…
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

The following is a very short review in which I attempt to analyze masculinity and its role in the final scene of the Sergio Leone movie classic, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Be prepared – nothing here has been changed since hitting “print” and running to class. If…
The Mountain Between Us

The Mountain Between Us

Kate Winslet plays a Guardian journalist rushing to her wedding. Idris Elba is a surgeon with an important operation waiting for him at his destination. Both of their plans are thrown out the window when a storm grounds their flight. But Alex and Ben – Winslet and Elba’s characters —…
The Benefits to watch Terminator Genisys online

Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys is Alan Taylor’s latest movie on the screen and honestly, who wants to miss one of that brilliant director’s movies? Personally, I am a big fan of Alan Taylor and not to forget Arnold Schwarzenegger taking part as well. If that alone isn’t enough reason to take a…
kick ass

Kick Ass Review

Kick Ass begs the question, “Have comic books really grown up at all?” If this were the only indicator, I would say that they still retain the level of conscious maturity that they started with; only now, they’re trying like hell to convince us they have. Kick Ass isn’t a…

Netflix password-sharing a criminal offense

Tennessee has passed a law making it a crime to share your Netflix password with anyone else, not the guys on your dorm floor or your housemates or even your immediate family, upon fear of prosecution. Ostensibly designed to protect these services against hackers who steal passwords in bulk and…

8 Reasons Not to Buy a DSLR for Video

DSLR’s, the game-changing family of hybrid cameras are the darlings of the media world. Cheap and capable of eye-catching imagery, they’ve captured the imagination of thousands of would-be (and real life) cinematographers and directors. It seems everyone has a feature in production using the neat little cams which are going…