The following contains spoilers for the Succession season two finale. During Succession’s season two finale last night, Logan Roy decided who to sacrifice to the cruise coverup scandal at Waystar Royco. At one point, there is a very awkward meal during which Logan asks everyone points fingers at who they think should be sacrificed. True … Continue reading Succession Finale: What Does This Blood Sacrifice Mean For Season Three?
Sound is typically a boring and overlooked aspect of movies, not because it is inherently boring, but because most directors do not recognize the advantage of using it in different ways. Director Edgar Wright takes sound and, as he does with everything else, makes it extraordinary in his films. Wright uses something called intensified continuity, defined … Continue reading Edgar Wright Reinvents How Sound Can Be Used In Film
The following contains spoilers for Ad Astra: One of my favorite movies is About Time — a movie about life’s small moments and the people we share them with. It just so happens that it also involves time travel. I feel the same way about Ad Astra. It is the only space movie I like because … Continue reading Ad Astra Is Not A Space Movie… And That Is Why It Succeeds