F9 finds Justin Lin going almost full Hong Kong cinema, veering close to Wandering Earth level hodgepodge lunacy at times. Somehow he's made a soap opera, spy-epic doubling as a sibling rivalry wrestling feud across multiple generations and continents. Justice For Han, baby!
The first in a series of spoiler recaps analyzing Netflix's adaptation of Jeff Lemire's Vertigo Comics masterpiece.
As it seemed befitting for this particular TV program, this article is a kind of hybrid review/feature about "Sweet Tooth's" first season’s success as an adaptation, as well as a look into how it appears to confirm a trend in the modern TV landscape's YA approach to comic-to-screen translations Let’s get this out of the … Continue reading Netflix’s ‘Sweet Tooth’ Significantly Departs From Comic Creator Jeff Lemire’s Vertigo Masterpiece, Diverging Into More Accessible, Hybrid-Genre Territory [Review]
An absurd blend of Samuel Beckett and Monty Python, Quentin Dupieux's "Keep An Eye Out" is a short and sweet comedic exercise of the utterly asinine.
An industrial SF film in perpetual mourning, 'Atlantis' is an overlay of everyday mundanity's complex layers of labor and abandonment - a visceral, slow cinema genre exercise from the DP of 'The Tribe'