• Posts Tagged ‘film’

    Netflix To Let Viewers Pick How Movies End

    by  • October 1, 2018 • films, TV • 3 Comments

    One of the things you quickly learn as a writer is that viewers and readers never really want what they think they want. They desire what they could never have predicted. That’s why you never listen to ‘fans’ when you’re putting something together for a general audience. I love Netflix. They’re great disruptors, and...

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    Sucker Punch Review

    by  • April 6, 2011 • Film, films, Symbols and Archetypes • 2 Comments

    I have a different take on this from many others. I…enjoyed certainly isn’t the right word…but I *appreciated* the film. I have to use a completely different set of standards to judge Sucker Punch because the director, Zack Snyder, eschews the traditional way of telling a cinematic story to get his point/theme/subtext across. By...

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    Sucker Punch Trailer

    by  • November 5, 2010 • Film • 0 Comments

    From the director of Watchmen and 300: Looks like what The Last Airbender should have been. I’m not a big fan of stories that take place entirely in the dreamscape (unless it’s Inception!) because there never seems much at stake. But I like what Zach Snyder’s done in the past so maybe he’ll pull...

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    Movie Watching Update

    by  • August 31, 2010 • Film, films, personal • 0 Comments

    Movies viewed this year so far, in no particular order: Shutter Island, Inception (x2), Toy Story 3, 2012, The Wrestler, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Sherlock Holmes, Shrek Forever After, The Age of Stupid, The Reader, The Taking of Pelham 123 (new version), Duplicity, The Boat That Rocked, Zombieland, The Princess and the...

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