Film criticism

I’m not convinced people are fully aware how the job of of female-minded criticism is complicated by the way we are treated by the men who read, watch and listen to our opinions.
And which critics love them? We crunched the numbers.
“I don’t need a white dude to tell me what didn’t work for him in ‘A Wrinkle In Time.’ It wasn’t made for him."
“The problem is that Isle of Dogs falls into a long history of American art othering or dehumanizing Asians,” critic Angie Han wrote.
What does it mean for someone like Ava DuVernay to make a movie that is difficult, divisive and not universally loved?
Hollywood needs to stop pretending that women are unsolvable mysteries and game-playing liars.
The movie, which won Best Picture, tells “disabled people [that they] should go and be with their kind,” one critic said.
The company announced the decision hours after four major film critics' groups threatened awards disqualification.
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Of course, that thinking assumes that critics give a damn how much money a movie makes and that negative reviews would persuade
I have chosen to analyze Rebecca in terms of Hitchcock's use of genre and how it contributes to, complicates or takes away from the film.
Film Noir, a particular genre of movie storytelling, wasn't given its label until the 1970s. Before then these types of films were merely referred to as melodramas.
Returning from WWII to the conformity of the supposed American dream, letting go of a noir character's inner darkness couldn't have been easy.
I love it, but it's also harder than it looks. As someone who loves movies and loves talking about movies, it's amazing to be get paid to watch films and then tell you what I think about them. Some of my earliest memories of and contact with films was via Roger Ebert and the shows "Sneak Previews" and "At the Movies," and I never would've guessed that I'd be doing it myself some day.
It Follows is a killer thriller that stays with you. Even as I write these words, more than six weeks after seeing the film, I can't listen to a single note of its soundtrack without shuddering and casting a nervous glance over each shoulder.
Watching the film of his life, I was proud of the man on the screen and that second life he found. He was not quite the man I knew, but... I really did know, somehow, back then, that the man he would become was in there, getting ready for his "close up."
Whether you are a Marvel fan or not, you'll find the latest installment of Captain America to be a great political thriller with a compelling story line.
The killing in Florida is not the first time select bloggers have placed their precious movie-going experience above human decency.
"The Bling Ring," also known as the "Hollywood Hills Burglars," was a group of mostly of teenagers who burglarized the homes of celebrities such as Paris Hilton, Orlando Bloom, Megan Fox, Lindsey Lohen, and others.