Meghan Cook

June 15, 2018
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25 Years Later: ‘Jurassic Park’ Still Towers Over its Sequels in Imagination, Contemplation, and Blockbuster Fun

Looking back at the fantastical adventure film that spurred a franchise As far as directorial triumphs go, the fact that Steven Spielberg released both Schindler’s List (1993) and Jurassic Park (1993) in the same calendar year is quite the feat. Remarkably, it speaks to his testament as a filmmaker that he had the ability to […]
May 22, 2018
Sequence Break

‘Sequence Break’ is a Messy, Provocative Throwback to Classic Body Horror

'Sequence Break' is a beguiling attempt at modern body horror.
March 22, 2018

‘Thoroughbreds’ Races Along With Stellar Cast

A blunt, bracing effort from first-timer Cory Finley.
March 9, 2018

Making A Case for ‘LOVE’ Before the Final Binge

Looking back at 'Love,' the show that centers on Mickey (Gillian Jacobs) and Gus (Paul Rust), young thirty-somethings hustling in Los Angeles and trying to figure out what constitutes a healthy relationship, whether together or apart.
February 28, 2018

‘November’ is One of the Most Visually Arresting Films of 2018

Rainer Sarnet's 'November' takes place in a village swirling with creatures and spirits as the threat of plague hangs overhead.