10 Great 2020 Horror Movies You May Have Missed

Halloween may have passed, but that doesn’t mean spooky season is over. For fans of horror, spooky season is all year round, especially when you consider the sheer quantity of horror movies being released week-by-week. COVID-19 may have helped push the big blockbusters to 2021, but plenty of horror flicks have still made their way […]

10 Great Early Films That Anticipate Directors’ Later Styles

Camera Buff (1979)

One is wont to mention auteur theory these days since the overuse of the term has been misappropriated to describe dilettantes shooting films on their I-Phones. The initial idea of the auteur was a director whose filmography exhibits a stylistic pattern specific to them. When talking about early films that foresee a director’s later style, […]

10 of The Best Quiet Movie Performances of All Time

When we think about great performances, it’s often the boisterous and dialogue-filled that come to mind. It’s Daniel Day-Lewis as the ominous, intense oil baron Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood. It’s Jesse Eisenberg’s frantic Mark Zuckberberg in The Social Network. It’s Robert De Niro as the explosively stubborn Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull. […]

10 Movie Masterpieces of The 1980s That Flopped At The Box Office

It has become common in recent years to look back on the ‘80s as one of Hollywood’s worst decades – a tawdry era of infantilization, golden age of the video shop, when Best Picture winners were elephantine bores, and the comic book blockbuster, that still dominates cinema forty years later, was born. It is almost […]