Watching one guy talk to a camera for 90 minutes shouldn't be this entertaining. But don't tell that to Jeremy Gardner and Christian Stella, makers of the excellent indie zombie film THE BATTERY, who have once again delivered a low-budget (in this case, VERY low-budget) gem, this time a found-footage style comedy. Gardner stars as a disgraced survivalist TV show host accused of being a fake, so to prove his doubters wrong he is dropped off in the wilderness, alone,…
"Pure cinema." It's the notion of focusing on the purest elements of cinema...motion, visual composition and rhythm.
You will not find a better expression of Pure Cinema in the action genre than Mad Max: Fury Road.
I loved every single beautiful, insane and exhilarating frame of this movie. This is the Mad Max series reborn in the most over-the-top, mythic fashion possible, delivering the biggest and best action sequences we have seen in years, while somehow also not forgetting to…
While not supplanting Winter Soldier as my favorite (that's gonna be REALLY hard to do), Age of Ultron nonetheless is, to me, the ultimate promise of the MCU, fulfilled. This is the most "comic booky" comic book movie I have ever seen. Watching it actually replicates how it feels to read the big Marvel crossover events, thanks in large part to an episodic story structure that actually feels like a series of individual issues, but also thanks to just how…