The last weekend of April was a quiet one by most standards, but it’s the calm before the blockbuster season storm. I saw a couple new films, neither of which was my cup of tea. But you can see my thoughts below! If you’d like to see more of my scores for films and thoughts,... Continue Reading →
Director: Robert EggersStarring: Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, The practice of film criticism can present a number of interesting challenges, and one of the most prevalent is often the struggle that emerges between the head and the heart. Your brain knows that you are watching a technically excellent film with... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/oMSdFM12hOw In Theaters April 22 From visionary director Robert Eggers comes THE NORTHMAN, an action-filled epic that follows a young Viking prince on his quest to avenge his father’s murder. With an all-star cast that includes Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, Björk, and Willem Dafoe.
Modern society’s obsession with Nordic Viking culture can be seen in nearly all aspects of mainstream entertainment. Anyone who follows the latest entertainment news on Music City Drive-In knows this for a fact – especially if they’re fans of the Minnesota Vikings. And it’s not just sports where Vikings have taken over. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFk-qpEkoV0 In the... Continue Reading →