Tag: Horror

JAWS: Amity Means Friendship (Renewed Mind Movie Talk, Episode 07)

JAWS: Amity Means Friendship (Renewed Mind Movie Talk, Episode 07)

New Episode of Renewed Mind Movie Talk available today! Are you going to watch Jaws this Fourth of July weekend? Of course you are! What else would you look at this weekend? After watching it, take a look at this video essay! Jaws isn't a movie about a shark -- it's a movie about a … Continue reading JAWS: Amity Means Friendship (Renewed Mind Movie Talk, Episode 07)

The Official (Not Official) Get Out White Liberal Bingo Card!

The Official (Not Official) Get Out White Liberal Bingo Card!

  Warning: This post contains spoilers for Get Out   As indicated by its (nearly) unanimous critical praise and impressive box office receipts, Jordan Peele’s horror film Get Out has been enjoyed by lots of people. For some white liberal filmgoers, myself included, the movie has been a revelation, dramatizing a type of horror that … Continue reading The Official (Not Official) Get Out White Liberal Bingo Card!

Review: The Fits (2015, dir. Anna Rose Holmer)

Review: The Fits (2015, dir. Anna Rose Holmer)

The Fits Anna Rose Holmer's visually striking debut film offers a lot to like, not the least of which includes its unique setting in an inner-city athletic complex. A sort of Suspiria by way of Creed, The Fits follows reserved tomboy Toni, as she switches her focus from learning boxing with her brother to joining … Continue reading Review: The Fits (2015, dir. Anna Rose Holmer)