Three Films In: Zack Snyder

This will be the first of, what I am hoping will be, at least a monthly series focusing on the first three films in a director’s career.  The focus will be on their feature film work and how I decide who and when I don’t really know.  Maybe I will coordinate it with director’s upcoming […]

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Dissecting Sucker Punch

As you have probably seen in our reviews of Sucker Punch, Lauren and I both quite like this film, but feel like it needs to be dissected further to get to its full worth. So that is why we are here partaking in a big spoiler filled discussion of Zack Snyder’s new film that will […]

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Review: Sucker Punch

Sucker Punch will have you wondering “why should I care” as you watch Zack Snyder’s beautiful film unfold, only to confound and confuse even further as it simultaneously saves the film from being narratively pointless in the end. That above sentence doesn’t seem to be high praise, but the more I think and talk about […]

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Review: Watchmen

The most acclaimed graphic novel of all time translates into an epic and fascinating film that is engaging, precise, and does great justice to its origins but might be a bit to inaccessible to Watchmen virgins. ‘The Comedian is dead’ and his death puts this film into motion. Rorschach, a shape shifting masked vigilante, use […]

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