Everything Else

by / on October 21, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Editorials, Everything Else

WHO YA GONNA CALL? WHY FEMALE GHOSTBUSTERS MATTER

“So, do you like Ghostbusters?” Can I count the number of times I’ve heard that since I got my (possibly ill-advised) Ghostbusters tattoo? Usually this question comes from gentlemen at bars, often accompanied by an inappropriate and inexplicable desire to […]

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by / on October 18, 2014 at 9:00 am / in Everything Else, Features

PETE & JUSTIN GET SCARED: WEEK 3

Another week… more scares! Let’s get down to it! Critters (1986) Critters, a forgotten relic of the 80s that spawned a four film franchise, is one of those late-night cable movies that inevitably gains a cult following and is probably […]

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by / on October 15, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Eternal Characters, Features, Uncategorized

ETERNAL CHARACTERS OF THE FILM LOVER’S MIND: RIDING IN CARS WITH VILLAINS

So far, our creepy approach to Halloween at Eternal Characters has centered on female protagonists and their battles against evil. However, the label “protagonist” implies that our stories are always divided between a good hero and a wicked villain. But […]

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by / on October 15, 2014 at 7:23 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (10/17/14)

I don’t have an entertaining story to tell you to open this week’s column. I just have movies to talk about. And a box office recap. If those things interest you, cool. Please continue reading. If not, well, I guess […]

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by / on October 14, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Editorials, Everything Else

FIRE WALK WITH ME…AGAIN

Last week we learned that Twin Peaks would be returning to the small screen in a nine-episode run on Showtime. While this is far into the future – it won’t premiere until 2016 – the Internet is already rife with […]

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by / on October 11, 2014 at 9:00 am / in Everything Else, Features

PETE & JUSTIN GET SCARED: WEEK 2

As October rolls on, we’re back to fill you in on another week’s worthy of horror movies. If you missed week 1, you can catch up here. Now let’s get to week 2: God Told Me To (1976) Billed as […]

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by / on October 8, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Eternal Characters, Everything Else, Features, Uncategorized

ETERNAL CHARACTERS OF THE FILM LOVER’S MIND: SMALL SPACES

We’re eight days into October! Last week we broke down the fearful power present in the imagination by kicking off with a kid’s horror film: Coraline. This week, we’re quickly descending down the fearful ladder of scary movies. For some, […]

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by / on October 8, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (10/10/14)

The toughest part about writing this column is the mental tug-of-war that takes place inside my brain some weeks. As a person who writes about movies on this website, I’ve promised to cover every movie that receives a wide release. […]

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by / on October 7, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Editorials, Everything Else

THE ORIGINS OF AN ICON

Last week the Cinematheque Francaise, in conjunction with the San Francisco Silent Film Festival, announced one of the most exciting cinematic “discoveries” since we found all those missing reels from Metropolis. Sherlock Holmes, a 1916 film featuring original Holmes actor […]

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by / on October 4, 2014 at 9:37 am / in Everything Else, Features

PETE & JUSTIN GET SCARED: WEEK 1

  Chances are you already know what’s going to be in this space, but if not this will clue you in. There’s no need for a lengthy intro (or one at all), so let’s just get right to the scary: […]

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