I'm starting to loathe the actions of President Trump (General Discussion)
Popsicle PeteI'm starting to fear the inevitability of an 8-year Trump presidency.
RIP Jonathan Demme (General Discussion)
Janson JinnistanI don't think there's another director who fully embraced Ozu's technique of direct eye-camera contact.
Two Liberal Fantasies: Desierto and Brimstone (General Discussion)
Planet TerrorSurely, our president and his supporters will be moved by the subtlety and sublimity of the films mentioned in this thread.
second viewing of Rogue One (General Discussion)
The RT "IT" RT Book Club (or: The Losers Club) (General Discussion)
DaMUThe original film purportedly gained traction because people saw it as an antidote to Vietnam malaise with its simple binary story.
The Simpsons debuted 30 years ago today (General Discussion)
Quite-Gone GenieI still think "The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson" would have made a good series finale.
New Criterion Announcements (General Discussion)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi teaser trailer (General Discussion)
Black PhilipLet's be totally real. They will never and I mean NEVER top the OT. The Original Trilogy. That would take some supernatural magic we don't have yet. For the mean time we can 'enjoy' these artificial clones they will keep on making to feed the cash as long as possible. That's the bottom line folks, and it would take 9,000,000 new characters to EVEN replace ONE Han Solo. Word up!
You never sang for Gene Hackman.... (General Discussion)
BobHarrisI was just thinking about the south park episode a few days ago about Christopher Reeves eating babies and regaining his superman strength and HackMan being his nemesis, although the good guy.