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Mesa or Mug?

If you want more proof that people are excellent at crafting narratives out of the sketchiest information, just look at what’s going on with Mars. But first- back in 1976, one of the first spacecraft to visit Mars, Viking 1, … Continue reading

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Andrew Sarris and Auteur Theory: What If Brad Bird Directed Brave?

My favorite shot in Cinemetropolis comes toward the beginning of the dance scene you can see on the Media Page. It’s the one that starts with a close up of the drainage pipe and zooms out to reveal Melisma and … Continue reading

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