Fear of the Velvet Curtain

JACO (2015)

A SEASON FOR THANKSGIVING

HAL PHILIP WALKER, ALBUQUERQUE, NASHVILLE AND ELECTION 2016

A HALLOWEEN ELECTRIC DREAMHOUSE

THE 2016 LONE PINE FILM FESTIVAL: WORDS AND PICTURES

VIN SCULLY AND THE “BEST PILLOW IN THE WORLD”

THE REVELATIONS OF RAISING CAIN RECUT

A FINE PAIR AND THE LIMITS OF CLAUDIA LOVE

A Few Words about Gene Wilder and Jon Polito

THE FOVC GUIDE TO THE DRIVE-IN MOVIE PART 3: DRIVE-IN MOVIE MOVIES

THE FOVC GUIDE TO THE DRIVE-IN MOVIE PART 2: AIP AND 13 NOTABLE DRIVE-IN MOVIE MASTERS

THE FOVC GUIDE TO THE DRIVE-IN MOVIE, PART 1: A BRIEF HISTORY

ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS (1958)

BLOOD SIMPLE, SWEET CHARLOTTE, SUICIDE SQUAD AND OTHER SCATTERED SHOTS AND SHORT ENDS

LOOKING FOR ALBERT BROOKS IN THE NETFLIX WORLD

EAT THAT QUESTION: FRANK ZAPPA IN HIS OWN WORDS

THE SMALLEST SHOW ON EARTH: IN MEMORY OF THE BIJOU (1957) AND THE ALGER (1940-2015)

O.J: MADE IN AMERICA

MARQUEE MOVIE: MATINEE

The Outfit

HUDSON HAWK at 25

PEEKABOO! THE MOVIES OF 2016 AT HALFTIME

TEN THINGS I LEARNED AT THE 2016 TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL

STARING DOWN THE 2016 TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL

The Huntsman: Winter’s War

PEE-WEE’S BIG HOLIDAY

WONDER WOMEN OF THE MOVIES: THE 2016 ARTEMIS WOMEN IN ACTION FILM FESTIVAL

DON’T BOTHER TO KNOCK (1952)

SECRET MOVIES: THEODORE ROSZAK’S FLICKER

KARLOFF ENTERS! THE BLACK CAT (1934)

GREAT DOUBLE FEATURES I’VE SEEN #1: SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT (1977) AND CONVOY (1978)

MURIELS ROUNDUP

MY LAST-MINUTE OSCAR PREDICTIONS

THE STRANGE CASE OF BILLY WILDER’S BUDDY BUDDY

OSCAR’S YEAR OF VISUAL EFFECTS, and THE ART OF SEEING AND BELIEVING

A 2015 SLIFR MOVIE TREEHOUSE DIGEST

NO FEAR: THE YEAR’S BEST MOVIES

THE HATEFUL EIGHT

WERNER HERZOG: A GUIDE FOR THE PERPLEXED

HAVE YOURSELF A MOVIE LITTLE CHRISTMAS: KRAMPUS AND MORE!

THE MYSTERIOUS CHORDS OF YOUTH

A Blazing Saddles Thanksgiving

GUNNAR HANSEN 1947 – 2015

NEW IN THEATERS: SPOTLIGHT

FOR HALLOWEEN: ORPHAN

FOR HALLOWEEN: BERBERIAN SOUND STUDIO

FOR HALLOWEEN: EYES WITHOUT A FACE

TALES FROM A LIFE LIVED WITH MONSTERS

KILLER COUTURE: THE SUPPLEMENTARY PLEASURES OF CRITERION’S DRESSED TO KILL DISCS

TWO DOCS ABOUT ECCENTRIC WOMEN AND THEIR ART: KISS THE WATER AND IRIS

20 YEARS LATER: THE GLORIOUS EXCESS OF SHOWGIRLS, PAUL VERHOEVEN’S NASTY CLASSIC

NO THOUGHTS OF LOVE: THE PROFESSIONALS – 1966

Unfriended

EXITS: HANNIBAL LECTER AND WES CRAVEN

THE RETURN OF RENE CLEMENT’S FORBIDDEN GAMES (1952)

Sergio Leone and the Infield Fly Rule

HONESTY (NO LIE!) ABOUT THE MOVIES OF 2015… SO FAR!

MOVIE HISTORY CATALINA ISLAND STYLE

GOOD-BYE, ALEX AND MARY

Irrational Man and VIVE LE DISCOUNT MOVIE HOUSE!

WILD, DANGEROUS, IMPERFECT GRANDEUR: 11 DOUBLE FEATURES ABOUT AMERICA

THE BEATING UNDEAD HEART OF BURYING THE EX

PAST AND FUTURE AT THE DRIVE-IN

THROWBACK THURSDAY: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, PETER, CHRISTOPHER AND VINCENT!

MAD MAX: BEYOND FURIOUS

WHAT WE TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT EARL HOFERT (AND DAVID LETTERMAN)

SCI-FI SHORT ENDS: ROBOTS, HEROES AND MOVIE DREAMS

10 YEARS OF CINEMACADEMIC SLIFR MOVIE QUIZZES

The Artemis Women in Action Film Festival

FLOATING IN THE OCEAN OF HELENA LEE

Godard, 3D, Noir City and Goodbye to Stan Freberg

SHORT ENDS FROM TCM FEST 2015

STARING DOWN THE 2015 TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL

Wild Tales

The Boys From Brazil

Chainsaw Confidential & An Oscar Postscript

The Oscars

Introducing… Fear of the Velvet Curtain