In-flight entertainment

I recently took a one-week trip to Beijing to attend my brother’s wedding. The city itself is fascinating, built on a monumental scale (or as dissident artist Ai Weiwei puts it, “inhuman”), and Beijing traffic is one of the most terrifying things I’ve ever encountered. I didn’t have a lot of time to explore, but […]

Blasts from the past

Otto Preminger and Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Steve McQueen’s Small Axe (2020): Criterion Blu-ray review

DVD Review: The Disco Exorcist (2011)

Fall 2023 viewing, part one