Category: A to Z Cinema

The A-Z of Geek Cinema: Q is for Quadrophenia

The A-Z of Geek Cinema: Q is for Quadrophenia

Growing up is hard. Especially with no direction, no prospects, nothing to tell you, “hey kid, it’s going to be okay.” Quadrophenia is about that type of situation; aimless youth with nothing to do...

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The A-Z of Geek Cinema: O is for Orphan

Everyone loves a twist ending. You’re sitting in a theatre, following a plot, saying “Oh, I know where this is going,” when BAM, out of nowhere, a complete left turn, a swerve, something unexpected....

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The A-Z of Geek Cinema: N is for 9

Production design doesn’t equal a story. You can have the most beautiful costume design, drop dead gorgeous sets, amazing special effects, but if the story is boring and cliched? Your movie is going to...

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The A-Z of Geek Cinema: M is for Miracle

Why do sports movies fascinate us? By “us”, I mean Americans. There is a constant stream of sports-related films in US theaters, all with the same basic arc (with some distinct variations): team is...