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Daily Archives: May 27, 2016

In the movies, henchmen climb to the top of the crime heap by using bombs, bullets and intimidation. Of course, being a terrifying son of a bitch isn’t just a job security tactic – any mobster who’s not feared will often end up as landfill. The range of badass criminal types runs the gamut: There are those who are so… Read more »

27 May 2016 | Features, Other Lists

It can be said that Tim Burton is a director who has generated all kinds of opinions through his career. While some love him and consider the man a “visionary”, others have said he is a “substance over content” director. Whatever the case may be, Burton has become a director with a very distinct style, in both content and visual… Read more »

27 May 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Back in 1994, when reviewing “Schindler’s List”, The Guardian wrote: “This is the film with which Spielberg ceases to be the supreme entertainer and tries for another, tougher kind of glory.” What they meant to say is that “Schindler’s List” is known for being one of the classic films that will make you cry (because of the Holocaust theme), but… Read more »

27 May 2016 | Features, Film Lists