Remake/Remodel: La Chienne (1931) vs. Scarlet Street (1945)
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Remake/Remodel: La Chienne (1931) vs. Scarlet Street (1945)

The narratives of both Jean Renoir’s La Chienne and Fritz Lang’s Scarlet Street are difficult…

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The Unspeakable Act
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The Unspeakable Act

Effacing taboo subject matter like incest is a common approach in fiction. Lust crackles in…

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Snitch
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Snitch

As depicted in Snitch, American drug sentencing laws allow convicts to reduce their sentences by…

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Porfirio
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Porfirio

Oeuvre: De Palma: Dressed to Kill
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Oeuvre: De Palma: Dressed to Kill

Of all Brian De Palma’s films that pay homage to his most prominent inspiration, Alfred…

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Caesar Must Die
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Caesar Must Die

Caesar Must Die, the 21st film from the infamous Italian brother team Paolo and Vittorio…

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Rediscover: The Cow
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Rediscover: The Cow

Rediscover is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that have flown under the radar…

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Supporting Characters
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Supporting Characters

In Modern Romance, Robert’s (Albert Brooks) professional life as a film editor provides an entertaining…

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Storage 24
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Storage 24

Under the guise of what was presumably once a half-baked Alien fan fiction story, Storage…

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Remake/Remodel: Pillow Talk (1959) vs. Down with Love (2003)
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Remake/Remodel: Pillow Talk (1959) vs. Down with Love (2003)

Remakes have been around nearly as long as Hollywood itself, and not always for the…

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