We Now Know What Really Went Wrong With Cats

Cats might have nine lives but the film adaptation of Cats was basically dead on arrival. Perhaps it sounds overly dramatic to declare Tom Hooper’s Cats a full-fledged cinematic calamity… but at this point, the facts are rather indisputable. Now, after a few weeks in theaters, the film stands to Continue Reading

An Act of Faith: Saving The Apu Trilogy

Pogorzelski: THE SATYAJIT RAY PRESERVATION PROJECT REALLY STARTED WITH RAY RECEIVING AN HONORARY OSCAR AT THE 64th ACADEMY AWARDS. THE PRODUCERS WHO PUT TOGETHER THAT TELECAST HAD A LOT OF DIFFICULTY IN ASSEMBLING THE CLIP PACKAGE. THE PRINTS THEY FOUND WERE BEAT UP, SCRATCHED, MANGLED, MISSING SECTIONS, SO A COALITION Continue Reading

I Was Sexually Abused By The Catholic Church

– A lot of the abuse took place inside the church, inside the house of God. Saying no to him would almost be saying, like, no to god, and when have you ever said no to God? (down tempo music) I was sexually abused by a Catholic priest from the Continue Reading

geeking out about movies for 24 minutes straight (my favorite films)

♫ fun music playing ♫ So in case I don’t mention it enough, I went to film school. Oh yeah, baby! Technically, I graduated a couple months ago, but I did the official ceremony and the pomp and circumstance a couple days ago. And I paid like thirty dollars for Continue Reading

Hollywood Wants Your Money…and Your Mind

Imagine a group of activists so powerful that they could beam their propaganda directly into your brain. Now also imagine that they’re so sophisticated, they actually get you to pay them to do it. Unfortunately, you don’t have to imagine it. It’s real. It’s Hollywood. As big as the internet Continue Reading

Oscars 2017: Politics Take Center Stage

Former Democrat hits Hollywood hypocrisy over politics