Monthly Archives: December 2012

This Week’s Movie: THE ROAD WARRIOR

I love George Miller’s breakout film Mad Max, but one thing which eats me about that film is that it doesn’t look too much like its setting. For a post-apocalyptic picture, everybody looks fairly clean and well-fed. Max himself is … Continue reading

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This Week’s Movie: MIAMI CONNECTION

I’ve been known to appreciate a bad movie from time to time, but I am not a big believer in “so bad it’s good” movies. I can appreciate extreme badness and highlight it with humor, but that doesn’t mean the … Continue reading

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This Week’s Movie: CASTLE IN THE SKY

After seeing a few examples, you can make certain assumptions about the films of Japan’s great master of animation, Hayao Miyazaki. The film will look magnificent, of course. There will be a sense of childlike wonder about the whole thing, … Continue reading

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