“Prototype” Movie Review

Written by Logan Mitts Blending Sci-Fi and horror, Prototype stars Danielle Scott, Jamie Robertson, Luke Robinson, and Zoe Purdy. The film focuses on a family in possession of two AIs that are essentially used as butlers. Things go awry and the family quickly begins to fear for their safety. While the premise certainly has the … Continue reading “Prototype” Movie Review

“Reign of Chaos” Review

Written by Brian Skutle It’d be unfair to the makers of “Reign of Chaos” to simply criticize them for trying to make a post-apocalyptic monster movie that probably would be best served with higher production values. Given the likely limitations of budget, I think director Rebecca Matthews did as well as she could in creating … Continue reading “Reign of Chaos” Review

The Power of the Score: Discussing Jonny Greenwood’s Oscar-Nominated Music

Written by Brian SkutleFind their work at http://www.sonic-cinema.com/ Film music can serve many functions in the film it exists in. It can comment on the action, though that’s more in the musical arena. It can set the stage for the film, like a great overture or opening title song. It can provide background accompaniment to … Continue reading The Power of the Score: Discussing Jonny Greenwood’s Oscar-Nominated Music

The Power of the Dog: A Masterpiece on Many Levels 

By Saxon WhiteheadFind their work https://www.doctorpopcorn.net/ When it was announced that The Power of the Dog received 12 Oscar nominations, making it the most nominated film for this year’s Academy Awards, I wasn’t surprised. Very few films grabbed me the way that this film did, and it has had a hold on me ever since. … Continue reading The Power of the Dog: A Masterpiece on Many Levels 

Oscar Opinion: Spider-Man, VFX and Underappreciation

Written by Beatrice CoplandFind her work at https://shakesqueer.home.blog/ The Oscars are no stranger to controversy. From accusations of racism to movie fans upset that their favourite didn’t get nominated, it feels like there’s something to complain about every single year. This year, it’s the Marvel Cinematic Universe fans who think that Chloe Zhao’s Eternals was … Continue reading Oscar Opinion: Spider-Man, VFX and Underappreciation