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Daily Archives: March 28, 2017

It is obvious that Hollywood loves remakes. Most of them are really bad and unnecessary, but who could argue that they are also easy money for studios? Everyone seems to wish for a new original film than to see another soulless reboot. But if you think about it, some of the best movies of all time are remakes. The Thing… Read more »

28 March 2017 | Features, Other Lists

Most films are forgotten. They add their sentence to the larger cultural conversation, and retreat to on-demand menus and DVD shelves. And as technology enables more and more movies to be made with less and less money, it becomes even harder to sort through the ever-expanding ocean of cinema content. But there are some movies that truly receive unfair treatment…. Read more »

28 March 2017 | Features, Film Lists

The Matrix is in the news again, with details that Warner Bros. are looking to expand its universe. They have a difficult path ahead, as the original film ranks as one of the most influential science-fiction movies of all time. Taking philosophical cues from both Rene Descartes and the postmodernist Jean Baudrillard, the Wachowski’s created a brilliant new template for… Read more »

28 March 2017 | Features, Film Lists