Here are my top 5 films of the decade. Here's a list to cinefixes top movies of the year. Looking back over the decade it has been a great time for film. It feels like we are in the middle of some kind of resurgence. While the gulf between big-budget and lower budgets seems more … Continue reading Top 5 Films of the decade and a few honourable mentions
Doctor Sleep was alright. 3/5 It was way too long. Technically it is a bad film. By technically bad, what do I mean? Let me explain it to you. This post will probably contain spoilers. Doctor Sleep: Slept in The main story doesn't kick in until the 40-minute mark. How do you know when the … Continue reading Doctor Sleep: An enjoyable but (technically) bad film
Deadville is alright. It’s not the best film ever made, nor is it the worst. As someone who criticises those who have made better. I thought it’s only fair to cast a critical eye on my own contribution. The name of that contribution is Deadville, and you can watch it now for free here. Sorting … Continue reading Deadville: Where I went wrong
Can we talk about film length? Films in an attempt to give people their money’s worth keep getting longer and longer. With the sheer amount of content being made, it’s hard to invest in media that demands more of your time. Film length used to be great. I used to love three-hour films, you would … Continue reading Film length – can we talk?
Here's a blast from the past "2013 Top 5 Screenwriting books". Over the years, I have set up and shut down a blog. I've been going through old files and collating my notes. I found this old blog post from six years ago. I haven't changed the original text too much. It's hopefully more readable, … Continue reading 2013 Top 5 Screenwriting books