I always enjoy IndieWire’s critics surveys and this is an especially good question: What is your favorite example of a bad movie with a great soundtrack? I was not surprised to find Elizabethtown mentioned by Alissa Wilkenson of Christianity Today. I would […]
In honor of today’s release of “Looper,” IndieWire asked a panel of movie critics about their favorite time travel movies. The answers are a lot to read, with many mentions of blockbusters like “Back to the Future” (and “Back to […]
Indiewire asked its panel of critics to respond to a great question from a critic who is mentoring a film-loving 14-year-old. “I mentor a 14-year-old from Harlem and nothing would make me happier then to have her enjoy ‘art house’ […]
Jim Emerson of Indiewire takes viewers through the truck chase scene in “The Dark Knight” and explains how an action sequence works (and does not work). This is a superb lesson on visual story-telling, highly recommended.