Film Reviews

Rushmore: A film “review”
by / on June 22, 2013 at 9:43 pm

Rushmore: A film “review”

What is there to say about the films of Wes Anderson? They all have a similar “picture book” style and aesthetic to them. You either love them or you hate them. He is the word “twee” incarnate. I’d like to detail the first major work of his career. It’s a film about a boarding academy, three people, bees, bikes, Kinks [...]

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Vinyl Insert’s Big (Well, For Us) 2012 Year End Wrap Up List
by / on December 31, 2012 at 10:49 pm

Vinyl Insert’s Big (Well, For Us) 2012 Year End Wrap Up List

Well, ladies and ladies and gentlemen. It’s that time o’ the year again. It’s time to discuss my favorite things of the year. Movies, music, music, music. So, I might be a little narrow minded when it comes to discussion topics. Oh well. I’ll try to branch out more next year, so we can discuss more things in a years [...]

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House (1977)- Film Review
by / on November 25, 2012 at 5:43 am

House (1977)- Film Review

So, you know when you see a piece of media and it completely breaks all pre-conceived notions you had about what that media could be? House did that to me with Cinema. Now, I watch a lot of movies. Especially horror movies. And House has taken a time-tested horror-movie formula (teenage girls go to a haunted house), given it acid, spun it around a [...]

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Dario Argento’s INFERNO: A Movie Review
by / on August 15, 2012 at 2:15 am

Dario Argento’s INFERNO: A Movie Review

Way back in October, I reviewed the film Suspiria. Since that review, the film has done nothing but grow in my favor. It currently resides in my Top 5 Favorite Films and is my favorite horror movie. But that film is not the only Argento film worth a watch. Not in the slightest. And what a lot of people don’t know [...]

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Suspiria- Goblin/ Film Review
by / on October 3, 2011 at 12:50 am

Suspiria- Goblin/ Film Review

Suspiria is the 1977 film by Dario Argento.  It stands to this day as a classic of the horror genre and was revolutionary in it’s use of vibrant colors and gore. Still, it would not be half the nightmare it is without the soundtrack by Italian rock band Goblin. The title track is a witches brew of sighs, whispers, eerie [...]

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