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Daily Archives: April 19, 2017

Psychics would tell you that ghosts do exist and that they are all around us. Men of cloth would say that if you dabble with the subject of evil, you are inviting Satan. You put these two notions into the making of a movie and what do you get? A haunted set. It’s like holding a casting call for spirits… Read more »

19 April 2017 | Features, Film Lists

Many longtime movie genres such as musicals, westerns, melodramas and the like have, in recent times, either largely vanished from big screens or become marginalized. However, one genre that not only keeps going but seems to have grown in popularity and prestige is the mystery/suspense thriller. Something about the forces of good, or at least the conventionally normal, going up against… Read more »

19 April 2017 | Features, Other Lists

So many films could be considered the work or the end product of dreaming. David Lynch, while working on Blue Velvet, revealed that he was stumped for a ending until he dreamt the entire climatic scene right down to the position of the furniture and the murder victim. Such random images conjured from the depths of our psyche has fueled… Read more »

19 April 2017 | Features, Film Lists