Disappointment of the week: Prometheus

Perhaps disappointment isn’t quite the right word. I went into Ridley Scott’s new movie this past week without terribly high expectations. When a filmmaker decides to return to his first big hit 33 years later, it’s difficult not to believe that he’s running out of steam. The fact that he’s also working on a new […]

Blasts from the past

“Art films” and the nature of boredom

My movie map of Winnipeg — part one

Marlon Brando’s One-Eyed Jacks (1961)

Recent disks from England: Arrow Video, part one