Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained is a hyper-violent, hilarious, electric, dark fairy tale that revises the history of slavery in a modern, pulp fantasy way. Following in the vein of Inglourious Basterds, Tarantino has taken one of the most painful periods ...Read More »
Monthly Archives: December 2012
I’d like to think my challenge in reviewing Les Miserables is going to be comparable to the challenge faced by Tom Hooper to actually make this movie. I have no real expertise on how to judge musical talent or evaluate ...Read More »
It’s been quite a year for film, hasn’t it? We’ve seen incredible highs, incredible lows, and incredible disappointments. But no matter how you slice it, I think we can call 2012 in film a success. I mean, in a year ...Read More »
A New Photo From Pacific Rim Has No Giant Robots or Killer Monsters, But Hey, There’s Idris Elba Looking Daper in a Suit!
So far at least, Pacific Rim seems to be one of the most “sci-fi” sci-fi films hitting this year. And I say that in a good way—nothing gets me more hot and bothered than giant robots fighting Japanese sea monsters from another ...Read More »
Top Chef’s eighth episode of the season marked one of its best, giving us more contestant backstory, a little cheftestant drama, and roller derby! That’s right, the elimination challenge was centered around Seattle’s top-notch Rat City Roller Girls and their ...Read More »