i don’t think Soderbergh would mind if I used this space to recommend BLACK MONDAY on Showtime starring Don Cheadle. It’s a real showcase for him and something nice to liven up your senses after this vigorless venture.
*chance the rapper voice* AND WE BACK AND WE BACK AND WE BACK!
hell yes!! I never caught this when it came out but I'm counting my blessings for that because watching it 10 years outside itself just proves how far ahead Craven and Williamson were at the time. Utilizing the ever-increasing ways in which we record and share our life for likes, follows, validation, or purpose imbues this entry with a real sense of thematic urgency and nastiness that…
Countless things in this film that amaze me but having a celibate protagonist eliminates so much of the extremely tired and yawn-inducing cliches in tales of young people coming back home and meeting some guy/girl that makes them ~feel new things~. Not everything is a bone-fest and problems not involving your sexual organs are important too. As an avid film watcher and homosexual, I get really bored with heteronormative twenty-somethings films where the only catharsis and conflict is sexual relationships.…