I recently watched Ingmar Bergman’s classic The Seventh Seal for the first time. To be brutally honest, I didn’t enjoy it that much. Maybe it was because I watched it with my roommates who mistook it as a horror flick when we brushed past it on our stroll of the Criterion Channel.…Continue Reading
This post is a part of A Shroud of Thought’s Sixth Annual Favourite TV Episode Blogathon. For more great articles from bloggers about their favourite classic television episodes, visit the blogathon’s official page here.
While there is a healthy and thriving academic, critical, and popular interest in classic film, classic television hasn’t always been treated so kindly.…Continue Reading
This post is part of the Sixth Annual Buster Keaton Blogathon hosted by Silent-ology. You can find other great blog posts from this year’s blogathon celebrating Buster Keaton’s career here.
There is a well-known story among Damfinoes that after Buster Keaton film’s debut in the Arbuckle vehicle The Butcher Boy (1917), he asked to take home a movie camera with him off the set.…Continue Reading
It’s quite hard to write about just exactly why I like film so much. Every time I’ve tried to it just sounds like a cheesy love poem you wrote to your crush on a school lunch napkin in fourth grade. I start speaking in hyperboles and then throw in a somewhat related childhood story to appeal to pathos.…Continue Reading
As a side project to the blog, I recently recorded a stand-alone top ten podcast episode. In this first episode, I go decade by decade listing my favorite film discoveries from last year. Enjoy! …