Ten Films That Changed Pop Culture
Jun29

Ten Films That Changed Pop Culture

Hollywood releases hundreds, if not thousands of movies every year, and a good portion of them barely leaves an impact to the public. However, there are the rare films that do stick out and make a difference in their respective genres and the film industry itself. These are the movies that forever changed popular culture. 10: AKIRA Released in 1988 and directed by Katsuhiro Otomo, Akira is a cyberpunk dystopian science fiction anime...

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2017 Tribeca Film Festival Coverage: Escape Review: Fun and Colorful
May19

2017 Tribeca Film Festival Coverage: Escape Review: Fun and Colorful

In less than five minutes, Escape, is able to captivate its audiences with its colorful, yet contrasting animated landscape, action packed non-dialogic scenes and a mesmerizing song that lasts throughout the entirety of the film. Directed by Limbert Fabian and Brandon Oldenburg, Escape’s plot consists of an unnamed female “lone space explorer” stranded on a barren desolate alien planet, and using a pink clear crystal as a power source...

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Lone Star Review: An Alcohol-Laced Black Comedy
May19

Lone Star Review: An Alcohol-Laced Black Comedy

For some, there is no other time than the present itself. However, others can loathe in it and reminisce about the days of old, where even the gloomy parts can still be bright as ever. This is the case for Roy, the protagonist of Lone Star, a disgruntled war veteran returning home from Vietnam, where he finds out that life has changed without him and he is no longer the man he was before. Roy, played by Matt de Rogatis (The Collector,...

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