Salvador & Under Fire: Move Along, Sir, Nothing Sovietly Sinister To See Here.

I can still be entertained by a film without believing everything it has to say (or doesn't say).


Sidewinder’s View: On Nightcrawler (2014), Capitalism, And The Conundrum Of Successful Anti-Heroes.

Capitalism. It ain't perfect, but it's the best there is. Dan Gilroy's Hollywood success is proof of that.

Soundtrack CD Wish List: The Hand (1981)

Honestly, I'm not sure what the hold-up could be on the release of this score, seeing as how so many other early Eighties James Horner scores have made their way to CD, including Horner's magnificent score for Wolfen, which borrowed a few cues from his score for this movie.