Sometimes a movie experience is heightened when you imagine yourself in the year the film was released, especially with films that came out forty or fifty years ago. The reason I praised […]
Paul’s Favorite Films – Honorable Mentions
Of all the couple thousand films I have watched in my lifetime, it was actually quite difficult to narrow it down to just 25 of my favorite films. I have an entire […]
Paul’s Favorite Films – Number Six
Pixar is one film studio that continually pushes the boundaries of what a movie can and cannot do. Their worlds are not built around logic, but imagination. Instead of telling a story […]
Paul’s Review Of “Ex Machina” (2015) – Cogs In The Machine
The cunning and imagination of the science fiction genre is often a double-edged sword – Sometimes filmmakers can make their future and ideas of the evolution of mankind seem plausible and exciting, like in […]
Reaction and Analysis To “Boyhood”
One thing that all good art should do is make you think. Not just about how much you liked it, but how it made you feel, or if comparisons to other works […]
Are “Manos” and “Plan 9” really that bad?
When people discuss the greatest movie ever made, it will usually lead to an intellectual discussion between movies like “Citizen Kane,” “Vertigo,” “Casablanca” and “2001: A Space Odyssey.” But when people talk […]
Do I have the music in me?
For the longest time, I could never get into music at all. While other forms of media like film and television were easy for me to grasp and enjoy, music was far […]
Paul’s Review Of “The Wind Rises” (2013)
“The wind is rising…we must attempt to live!” ~ Paul Vareri This is the quote which Hayao Miyazaki’s “The Wind Rises” opens up on and continues to live by during […]