There's a beautiful scene in "Beyond the Wall", where the Westerosi Band of Brothers wander aimlessly beyond the wall, and Game of Thrones takes the rare moment in season seven to just let characters interact for a bit. Jorah gets to...

30 Years Later: ‘Full Metal Jacket’ – Stanley Kubrick’s Misunderstood Masterpiece

30 years after its release, Full Metal Jacket’s position as an essential Vietnam film seems more assured than ever.

‘Rubble Kings’ Takes A Look At The Rise Of New York City’s Gang Life...

While Rubble Kings does not succeed at being a particularly informative documentary, it does succeed at being an entertaining film.

A Guide to Recognizing Your ‘Defenders’

On August 18, 2017, the  Marvel/Netflix crossover event The Defenders will be released for most of the world's binge-watching pleasure. The show brings together the...

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Sordid Cinema Podcast #527: Best of the Fantasia Film Festival 2017

This week on the Sordid Cinema Podcast, Rick, Patrick and special guest Thomas O'Connor sit down to discuss the best films of the Fantasia Film Festival. 

Sordid Cinema Podcast #526: ‘Dunkirk’

This week on the Sordid Cinema Podcast, Simon and Patrick are once again joined by guest Bill Mesce, author of The Rules of Screenwriting, to discuss Christopher Nolan's latest experiment in complex timelines and blockbuster filmmaking, Dunkirk.

Sordid Cinema Podcast #525: ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’

This week on the Sordid Cinema Podcast, Simon, Patrick and guest Molly Faust review Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. 

Sordid Cinema Podcast #524: ‘War For the Planet of the Apes’ and the Evolution...

This week on the Sordid Cinema Podcast, we review War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, directed by Matt Reeves.

‘Fresh Dressed’ Is A Fun Documentary That Provides Insight Into Hip-Hop Fashion

Director Sacha Jenkins’s film, Fresh Dressed, goes back to hip-hop’s inception and examines the evolution of hip-hop culture, its rapid growth, and style influences.

‘Southbound’ Is A Horror Anthology That Leaves The Audience Wanting

'Southbound' lack scares, humor and any sort of dramatic tension to leave a lasting impression once the movie is over.

In its final season, AMC’s ‘Halt and Catch Fire’ proves you don’t have to...

Mad Men was supposed to be a gamechanger. AMC’s landmark drama launched the careers of at least a half-dozen great actors, redefined the deployment...
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‘Good Time’ Presents Beautiful Depravity

'Good Time' is a gritty urban crime story reminiscent of 'The Warriors,' 'Taxi Driver,' and 'Dog Day Afternoon.'

Buffyversed #24: “Ted” is the Cyber Step-Dad from Hell

Isn't it a bit remarkable that we're only 23 episodes into Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and we've already had not one but two honest to goodness robots?

‘Lazer Team’ Hits Its Mark With Laser Accuracy

Rooster Teeth fans waited a long time for 'Lazer Team,' and fortunately, this movie doesn’t disappoint, playing out like a love letter to their devoted following.