Everything Else

by / on November 19, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Eternal Characters, Features

ETERNAL CHARACTERS OF THE FILM LOVER’S MIND: MAY LOVE BE EVER IN YOUR FAVOR

It’s unusual for evil governments to throw a group of children together into an isolated area and demand that they fight to the death. However, there happens to be a few decent movies featuring that exact freakish scenario. In these […]

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by / on November 19, 2014 at 5:55 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (11/21/14)

Remember last week when I asked if anyone cared about Dumb and Dumber To, had the audacity to claim the studios intentionally avoided the weekend, and predicted moviegoers would be using the time to catch up on Big Hero 6 […]

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by / on November 18, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Editorials, Everything Else

A HANDY GUIDE TO SILENT FILM VIEWING

It recently came to my attention that a number of people think that silent films are “boring.” The old me might have dismissed these people as philistines with no real appreciation of great cinema. But I took a step back […]

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by / on November 12, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Eternal Characters, Everything Else, Features, Uncategorized

ETERNAL CHARACTERS OF THE FILM LOVER’S MIND: CAREER GUIDE BY KEANU

A while ago, you received a guide to successful communication from Crazy Vince Vaughn. Hopefully those tips have yielded clearer and more creative communication in your life. The recent release of John Wick has offered an opportunity to review another different, […]

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by / on November 12, 2014 at 7:18 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (11/14/14)

After last week’s high profile wide releases, and the “hungry” monster waiting just over the hill next week, we’re left with an unexciting lull in the middle of November. Most folks will likely still be making it out to catch […]

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by / on November 5, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Eternal Characters, Everything Else, Features, Uncategorized

ETERNAL CHARACTERS OF THE FILM LOVER’S MIND: THE SCARY REAL

When it comes to analyzing characters, it’s a lot easier when they’re fictional. Completely fictional characters can be the target of no reservation, open scrutiny. This scrutiny can, and does still yield potent understanding about the realness we all breathe in […]

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by / on November 5, 2014 at 6:21 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (11/7/14)

As predicted, no one went to the movies last weekend. The week’s top movie, Ouija (for the second week in a row – what in the actual hell is going on!?!?), grossed a bit under $11 million for the weekend, […]

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by / on November 4, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Editorials, Everything Else

THE FRANCHISE MACHINE

Not that long ago, a good friend asked of me an apparently simple and innocuous question. Whilst I was indulging in my favorite pastime of bitching about the state of contemporary films, I happened upon the subject that is the […]

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by / on November 1, 2014 at 11:00 am / in Everything Else, Features

PETE & JUSTIN GET SCARED: THE FINAL WEEK

And so, we’ve made it the final week. I’ll be both sad to see October go and excited to not have to write a few hundred words on every movie I watch. This year has been fun, and it’s been […]

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by / on October 29, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Eternal Characters, Features

ETERNAL CHARACTERS OF THE FILM LOVER’S MIND: THE REALISTIC PROTAGONIST

October at Eternal Characters has been about creating a slow-cooked survival guide, which compiles actions and outlooks from some of horror’s best female protagonists. However, our final character in this series has a different but equally vital entry for our […]

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