Entering Other Worlds, part 3

My final brief look at one-off science fiction projects by mainstream filmmakers deals with three films which conjure up alternate worlds (or universes) with differing scales of resources. Quintet (Robert Altman, 1979) Robert Altman was one of the most eclectic directors of the ’70s, with works as varied as M*A*S*H (1970) and Nashville (1975), The […]

Blasts from the past

Ghosts, Monsters and Swordplay

Everyday magic: Goro Miyazaki’s From Up On Poppy Hill

Disk discovery: Paul Fejos’ Lonesome (1928) from Criterion

DVD Review: The Forgiveness of Blood (2011)