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Childhood Revisited: FernGully: The Last Rainforest

Childhood Revisited: FernGully: The Last Rainforest

Katie Bolton November 20, 2011 1

Childhood Revisited: What childhood movie did you love? Which scared you? And how does it play now, watching it again as an adult? In this new feature, our writers revisit the films that affected

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Oeuvre: Fuller: Verboten!

Oeuvre: Fuller: Verboten!

Danny Djeljosevic November 17, 2011 0

Samuel Fuller drew from his service in World War II when making films like the Korean War-centered The Steel Helmet, but never directed a movie specifically about the war he lived through until 1959’s

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Film Dunce: Reds

Film Dunce: Reds

Sky Madden November 15, 2011 0

Film Dunce is a weekly series in which one of our writers finally succumbs to the lure of a movie that has long been a big part of our culture that they have never

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Revisit: Being There

Revisit: Being There

Dan Seeger November 14, 2011 0

Revisit is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that now deserve a second look. In Peter Biskind’s landmark survey of 1970s American cinema, Easy Riders, Raging Bulls, the author tagged the latter film

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Childhood Revisited: The Karate Kid Part II

Childhood Revisited: The Karate Kid Part II

Josh Goller November 13, 2011 0

Childhood Revisited: What childhood movie did you love? Which scared you? And how does it play now, watching it again as an adult? In this new feature, our writers revisit the films that affected

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Oeuvre: Fuller: Forty Guns

Oeuvre: Fuller: Forty Guns

Danny Djeljosevic November 10, 2011 0

In 1957, Samuel Fuller followed up Run of the Arrow with another western: Forty Guns, about an expert gunfighter named Griff (Barry Sullivan) and his two brothers who mosey into a town where a

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Rediscover: Carlos

Rediscover: Carlos

David Harris November 7, 2011 0

Rediscover is a series of reviews highlighting past releases that have flown under the radar and now deserve a second look. As you read this feature, Ilich Ramírez Sánchez (better known by his nom

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Childhood Revisited: Willow

Childhood Revisited: Willow

Joe Clinkenbeard November 6, 2011 0

What childhood movie did you love? Which scared you? And how does it play now, watching it again as an adult? In this new feature, our writers revisit the films that affected them as

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Oeuvre: Fuller: Run of the Arrow

Oeuvre: Fuller: Run of the Arrow

David Harris November 3, 2011 0

Although China Gate was the first film released by Samuel Fuller following his fall-out with Twentieth Century Fox, the maverick director made Run of the Arrow before it, based on a script Fox decided

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Criminally Overrated: Full Metal Jacket

Criminally Overrated: Full Metal Jacket

Tom Volk November 2, 2011 1

In this feature our writers take down films they feel are wildly overpraised. Anytime a list is drawn up by the cinema powers that be, something along the lines of “greatest war movies” or

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