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He Made 'Sense': How a Documentary by Michael Paxton on Ayn Rand Propelled My Life
7 months ago
Documentaries can sometimes come off as highfalutin, “in the know,” ways of signalling to people that you possess more information than they do. And to some extent, people are right about this. Often ...
Juggernaut for Good
8 months ago
The mystery and intrigue dripping from the screen is what is at the crux of the Amazon Video series Homecoming. Based on the podcast by Micah Bloomberg and Eli Horowitz, the show is an eerie, slightly...
Familiar 'Book'
8 months ago
What is worse than white guilt? The suppression of black unity is the case. The film Green Book (2018) comes in shades of the denial of black unity all over the place. The tussle between the two ideal...
Vanity Cards: Why Chuck Lorre's Thoughts at the End of His Shows Are Crucial
8 months ago
I know that Netflix wants you to just skip ahead to the next episode like some Pavlovian way of salivating for another fix. Yet, I have to impart that the Chuck Lorre Productions Vanity Card is a true...
Reason First: The Case for Romanticism in the Cinema
10 months ago
Hollywood has figured out that there is an untapped audience yearning to see stories that reflect their lives up on the big screen. People flock to the movies to see the latest incarnation of super he...
Reason First: How Romanticism Wins Against Every School of Art
10 months ago
The chasm remaining from the demise ten years ago of David Foster Wallace still stuns members of the literati. His words marked a shift in the tone, atmosphere, and tenor of the current state of the w...