Posts Tagged ‘ suspense ’

Red Riding Hood

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Frankly speaking, I have next to nothing to say about Red Riding Hood, but since I post so infrequently, I’ll try to put something together after the jump. Continue reading


The Debt

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I’ve mentioned many times the importance of certain filmmaking roles being invisible in the final product, such as writing, music, and cinematography. For The Debt, a misstep in casting becomes the most glaring flaw in a film that is actually very well planned. Continue reading



It’s amazing how quickly a reputation can be changed, isn’t it? Within the last thirteen years, M. Night Shyamalan has gone from visionary with The Sixth Sense and Unbreakable to downright laughable with The Last Airbender and The Happening. He has almost become a parody of himself where the “twist” is so expected; a Shyamalan-helmed movie without a twist would be a bigger shock. It’s a shame though, because Devil grabbed some interest with the trailer, but the inclusion of his name soiled the potential and scared off viewers. Continue reading

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