The multiple twists, double-crosses and leaps in logic are more likely to prompt giggles than gasps, despite the impressive production values and the earnest efforts…
Scout Tafoya is a blogger and filmmaker living in Doylestown, PA. He writes for and edits the arts blog Apocalypse Now and directs both feature length and short films, many of which are free to watch at honorszombiefilms.com. His list of peculiar achievements include teaching a class on the cultural importance of zombie movies while in high school, lecturing on Dystopian sci-fi at Villanova, shooting an eighty minute feature in only eight shots and calling it Tron Wayne Gacy on a dare, and making the world's first all-improv horror film about Quakers. Scout is in pre-production on a sci-fi homage to "My Own Private Idaho."
Scout Tafoya responds to our Movie Love Questionnaire.
For the 34th installment in his series about maligned masterworks, Scout Tafoya examines Rob Zombie's "The Lords of Salem."
For the 33rd installment in his series about maligned masterworks, Scout Tafoya examines Ang Lee's "Ride with the Devil."
An interview with subject Michel Varisco, director Clay Tweel and producer Scott Fujita about their inspiring documentary "Gleason."
Our intrepid savior of cinema's underrated films turns his eye to Francis Ford Coppola's most personal film.
For the 31st installment in his series about maligned masterworks, Scout Tafoya examines David Lynch's "Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me."
For the 30th installment in his series about maligned masterworks, Scout Tafoya examines Hitchcock's dizzying oddities "Torn Curtain" and "Topaz."
Scout Tafoya celebrates the cinema of Terrence Malick and his most recent film, "Knight of Cups," for the 29th installment of the "Unloved" video essay series.
A tribute to the late Israeli actress and filmmaker Ronit Elkabetz.
"The Unloved" video essayist and film critic Scout Tafoya picks one of his favorite reviews by Roger Ebert.