Category Archives: Film

Scenery Theory: On Depiction and Intent

Clint Eastwood’s latest war drama American Sniper is breaking box-office records in this early new year, nominated for several oscars including best picture and actor, and perhaps inevitably has started to stir controversy splitting audiences and critics…

The Top 60 Movie Moments That Defined The 60’s: Part 2

We move on from Part 1 to Kubrick, Military Takeovers, Alienation, and Abstraction. A rather crowded line-up to be sure. Lets get started with empathizing with pedophilia! I apologize in advance. 50). Lolita Expresses Sexual Taboos With…

The Top 60 Movie Moments That Defined The 60’s: Part 1

There are very few consecutive modern decades that share as little in common as the 50’s slowly transformed into the 60’s, going from the largely stoic and static 50’s to the kinetic and highly expressive…