How Prize Fighting has Shaken-up Action Choreography

MMA, or mixed martial arts, has exploded into the mainstream. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the world’s largest MMA promotion,  sold for over 4.2 billion dollars and broke annual records by selling a total of 9 million pay-per-views in just 2016. With the UFC making headlines on ESPN and fighters attracting celebrity-like TMZ coverage, both […]

A Giant in Storytelling

Racially progressive. Best Director winner. James Dean’s last performance before his untimely death. George Stevens’s Giant is notable in one way or another, not least because of its epic scope and legendary team. It was one of the highest-grossing films of 1956, winning both critical and public acclaim. But it’s the impeccable plot and character […]

Rosebud: Possession (1981) and Angst (1983)

  Possession (1981) | Directed by Andrzej Żuławski’s | Horror, Drama, Fantasy | Rated R | With Isabelle Adjani, Sam Neill, Heinz Bennent, Margit Carstensen, Johanna Hofer, Carl Duering, Leslie Malton | No studio information | Runtime: 97 minutes | Box Office: $1.1 million | Rotten Tomatoes score: 83% Angst (1983) | Directed by Gerald […]