Nothing here deserves to be characterized as morbid. Indeed, quite the opposite.
Veteran director Brian De Palma talks about about his career in movies, suspense, sexism, television and comic books.
This documentary about the 1964 Kitty Genovese murder case is an excellent reminder not to believe everything you read.
For the 30th installment in his series about maligned masterworks, Scout Tafoya examines Hitchcock's dizzying oddities "Torn Curtain" and "Topaz."
The story of a cult as told by a filmmaker assigned to glorify it; intriguing but superficial.
There is no magic, no wonder, just junk rehashed from a movie that was itself a rehash of Lewis Carroll, tricked out with physically unpersuasive characters and landscapes and "action scenes."
The sort of movie that fans will quote to each other to affirm membership in a secret club.
A magnificent spectacle, with heart.
Separating the artist from the art isn't as easy as it sounds.
The bad news is, there are about ten movies in here. The good news is, most of them are fun.
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.