Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Celebrating Record Store Day 2015 — 5 Top Films featuring Record...

In honor of Record Store Day, which takes place this Saturday, April 18, today’s post is dedicated to the best films that feature record stores or...

Best Films of 2016 according to Hans

Here they are, the 20 best films I saw in 2016, in reverse order. It was an incredible year and the list could have...

Romanian New Wave – 5 top films

Cinema is one of those art mediums that can succinctly introduce us to the zeitgeist of a particular country. Since the fall of the...

Best 20 Films of 2017 – part 2

Continuing this critic's countdown to the number one movie of 2017, below you will find my top 10 movies of 2017. Some might find...

2014’s 10 great records, including a rare masterpiece by Amen Dunes

More than ever this year Independent Ethos has drifted toward film over music. Even the “Miami New Times” and “Pure Honey” magazine, which in...

10 underrated 2017 comeback albums by indie rock pioneers

Welcome to the new year, a space that not only allows for renewal but for summation and reconsideration. Reflecting back on 2017, there was...

Best movies of 2017 – first half

We're halfway through the year, and I've just reviewed 19 films this year -- not counting festival recaps, like this and this. Looking ahead...

Florida Film Critics Circle reveal best of 2017… and my ballot

Today the Florida Film Critics Circle announced the winners of the best films and performances on film in 2017. How does this writer feel...

10 essential atmospheric films for Halloween, including some on 35mm playing...

With Halloween around the corner, the lists of top scariest movies have begun popping up again on the Internet. The usual suspects are there,...

Reflecting on 2015, Part 2: The best music documentaries

I took in a decent amount of music documentaries in 2015. Most were great. Only one was terrible. And the one that caps this list will probably win...