The Director Doesn’t Always Know Best

I firmly believe the film's impact has been unnecessarily diminished by its revisionist lack of color.


Peckinpah’s Classic, Slandered Again

"Rape-revenge movies -- from Wes Craven's "Last House on the Left," Meir Zarchi's "I Spit on Your Grave" and Sam Peckinpah's "Straw Dogs" in the 1970s to Niels Arden Oplev's "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" (2009) -- are made almost exclusively by men." Yet again, Peckinpah's Straw Dogs gets lazily lumped into the … Continue reading Peckinpah’s Classic, Slandered Again

SJWs Hate Classic Movies. Of Course.

No matter which side of the political aisle it may spring from, I have no patience with self-righteous, puritannical little tyrants who seek to tell other people, either through shaming or outright censorship, what they can and can't watch, read, or listen to.

They Made These Movies Better Three Decades Ago (Not A Review Of The Hulu Production)

This sort of thinking only makes sense if you're a statist with a twisted notion of the world and how it works. If you believe that stealing wealth results in the same economic outcome as creating it.