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Daily Archives: January 7, 2016

Resembling a great and terrible battle, the blood and horror of ‘Night of the Living Dead’ altered the path of cinematic history. Every zombie movie made after it owed itself in some way to George A Romero’s original film, generally attaching the mythical creature to a disease: a brainless, contagious, man-eating animal in an apocalyptic world. The question is: who… Read more »

07 January 2016 | Features, Film Lists

A documentary can be an excellent vehicle for expanding upon a given topic with a grace and clarity that entices viewers to follow up with extra research on its subject. A mockumentary, on the other hand, is a tool used for satirical commentary on societal absurdity, or just two hours of goofball antics. Over the past thirty years or so,… Read more »

07 January 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Every now and again, a film is released where we witness the magic of a new performer. It takes a level of bravery and a commitment through uncertainty for a director to cast young, unknown actors. More often than not, at such an early age, these actors are inexperienced. That’s why it’s so impressive when child actors are thrown into… Read more »

07 January 2016 | Features, Film Lists