Isle of Dogs
As entertaining as it is to look at Isle of Dogs, I couldn’t get past Anderson’s usual clumsiness when dealing with minorities.
Michael Aisner sent me a video of an experiment Roger did in United Artist theaters 21 years ago back in April 1994. It gave me ideas of how we can have interactive experiences in theaters today. But, do we want interactive experiences? The experiment with presenting operas in theaters has been wildly successful. There is a company developing a way to participate in the film-watching experience by using your cell phone.
Please watch the video and send me your ideas about live entertainment ideas built around communal movie watching that you would like to see in movie theaters today! Or, if you don't want to empower these experiments, tell me why...
Netflix's "Wild Wild Country" is easily one of the craziest documentaries I’ve ever seen.
A review of Steven Spielberg's "Ready Player One" from the SXSW Film Festival.
An appreciation of Joe Dante's The 'Burbs on the eve of its Blu-ray Special Edition release.