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Daily Archives: March 9, 2016

“The ugly fallout from the American Dream has been coming down on us at a pretty consistent rate since Sitting Bull’s time — and the only real difference now, with Election Day ’72 only a few weeks away, is that we seem to be on the verge of ratifying the fallout and forgetting the Dream itself.” –Hunter S. Thompson, 1973… Read more »

09 March 2016 | Features, Film Lists

With another Oscars season passed, and another set of winners names, there undoubtedly will now be the year long discussion wherein everyone voices their agreement or disagreements with the choices. Sometimes these choices seem all too obvious, and sometimes there is vehement disagreement, but most of the time many people can see what the Academy saw in the choices that… Read more »

09 March 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Unlike the wide open vistas of the United States, the European road trip has always been constrained by borders and hampered by a chequered 20th century history that made traversing the continent a difficult proposition for a large part of it. With that in mind, the European road movie often provides a very different proposition to the wanderlust of America,… Read more »

09 March 2016 | Features, Film Lists