Category: Cinema

10 Days, 10 Movies Challenge

Last week, a friend of mine tagged me in a Facebook challenge.  Basically, you post  something every day under a theme and tag someone else challenging them.  It is the chain mail of social media.  Normally, I don’t participate, but this them was right up my alley, movies.  Here is the challenge: Ten movies that …

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Top 5: Adaptations I Want to See

After another amazing list by the ladies over at Citizen Dame, I thought I would blatantly copy their idea and do my own.  It was a great idea, after all.  Much like the Dames, I love both film and literature, so it is only natural that I should want to see their interaction through adaptations.  …

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AMC and the Collapse of the Cinematic Experience

I live in a small suburb of Atlanta.  When I grew up, this was Carmike Cinemas territory.  The nearest AMC was a good thirty minutes away.  So I grew up on Carmike’s mid-market approach to movie-going.  When I heard AMC was buying Carmike, I was concerned my local theater would suddenly have a dramatic change.  …

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Top 5: Comic Book Adaptations

With Avengers: Infinity War having crossed the $2 billion mark, people are as overzealous as ever about the film.  Ever since I saw the film I have had to deal with people arguing that it is the greatest comic book film ever made.  I’m not going to go into the numerous and unsightly flaws of …

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