Two Cents on Scorsese’s HUGO
Two Cents
Two Cents

Two Cents on Scorsese’s HUGO

  Over the course of his long career, Martin Scorsese has dabbled in an incredibly wide range of genres and styles. There’s his sprawling gangster…

SILENCE Speaks Volumes About a Painful Faith
Theatrical Review
Theatrical Review

SILENCE Speaks Volumes About a Painful Faith

Martin Scorsese’s much-anticipated screen adaptation of the novel Silence by Shūsaku Endō takes complicated subject matter and treats it with the respect that such a…

TOAD ROAD’s Haunting Blurred Lines Between Art and Reality
Cinapse Selects
Cinapse Selects

TOAD ROAD’s Haunting Blurred Lines Between Art and Reality

  I recently discovered that one of the more haunting films I’ve experienced in some time is available to stream via Shudder. 2012’s Toad Road,…

GIRLS Season 5 [Blu-Review]
Home Video Review
Home Video Review

GIRLS Season 5 [Blu-Review]

Girls has always been about a group of young women, progressing in their lives. Slowly and dysfunctionally, but gradually progressing. After four seasons, there was…

FROM NOON TILL THREE: Twilight Time Blu-ray Review
Home Video Review
Home Video Review

FROM NOON TILL THREE: Twilight Time Blu-ray Review

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, one of the all-time great westerns, is thematically summed up in its famous line: “When the legend becomes fact……

The COBRA Connection – New Blu-ray Releases for January 3, 2017
The COBRA Connection
The COBRA Connection

The COBRA Connection – New Blu-ray Releases for January 3, 2017

  Happy New Year! Welcome to the first COBRA Connection of 2017! This week’s COBRA Connection also includes last week’s releases (it was the week…

Hollywood Celebrates Mothers
Editorial
Editorial

Hollywood Celebrates Mothers

I remember reading somewhere that the legendary two-time Oscar-winning actress Shelley Winters once commented that, as a woman, the only way to secure longevity in…

Two Cents Rings in the New Year with GHOSTBUSTERS II
Two Cents
Two Cents

Two Cents Rings in the New Year with GHOSTBUSTERS II

  Happy New Year! Let’s all breathe a sigh of relief! This terrible freaking year is over, and we’re celebrating by watching the movie that…

Anya Taylor-Joy’s Best Role of the Year: MORGAN
Home Video Review
Home Video Review

Anya Taylor-Joy’s Best Role of the Year: MORGAN

Yes, you read that right, Morgan is Anya Taylor-Joy’s role of the year. While her actual acting chops are probably better displayed in the critically…

SILENCE Box Office Alternative: Scorsese’s THE AGE OF INNOCENCE (1993)
Box Office Alternative
Box Office Alternative

SILENCE Box Office Alternative: Scorsese’s THE AGE OF INNOCENCE (1993)

It’s always an event whenever the great Martin Scorsese releases another film as he does with his latest offering Silence. It’s almost as if the…