Justice League (2017)

“Justice League” is such a bizarre film, its production history and context it was made in more dramatic than a lot of the film itself. The product of two directors with such enormously different styles and attitudes towards superheroes, of reshoots reshaping not only pivotal new scenes but sprinkling minor quips throughout old footage where…

Blade Runner [video game] (1997)

This 1997 game, “Blade Runner”, was not an adaptation of the 1982 film. Some sort of subtitle to distinguish it from the film (”Blade Runner 2019”, “Blade Runner: The Dark Replicant Rises”, “Blade Runner: Hey, can I get a hard copy of that?”) would have been appreciated, as it gets a bit clunky discussing the…

Film as a Subversive Art (1974) by Amos Vogel

A fantastic resource, one I’ll enjoy returning to many times. As is, I’ve learned a lot from the lines of thinking Vogel proposes, and the connections he draws between various cinematic concepts and works, but lack familiarity with a lot of the specifics works themselves…I look forward to a reread where I try and track…