Please, critics, write about the filmmaking
Movies and television are visual art forms, and aural art forms. They are not just about plot, characterization and theme. Analytical writing about movies and TV should incorporate some discussion of the means by which the plot is advanced, the characters developed, the themes explored. It should devote some space, some small bit of the word count, to the compositions, the cutting, the music, the decor, the lighting, the overall rhythm and mood of the piece.
posted by Wolof
on Mar 27, 2014 -
So it started with the original
(NSFW) Eric Prydz video . Then we got a Parody
(NSFW?) of the original. Now we have a completely different band doing a Sequel
(NSFW). Hughes Corporation revisits the leg warmer plight of the original song. A continuing saga...
posted by Lord_Pall
on Sep 28, 2006 -
100 Things About Me
-- Webring of About me
pages with a twist. (perfect for the nosy among us, like me) From the most mundane to the incredible to the boring to the random to the hysterical...
Here's a sampling, from gingersmack:
55. When making myself a sandwich with cheese, the cheese must go on the same side as the mustard.
56. I've had a broken leg and the chicken pox at the same time. I was two.
57. I have a good sense of direction.
posted by amberglow
on May 5, 2003 -
wow, is that the lamest product name ever? previously, my vote was for "the webster
" (which dell smartly re-named). who are the ad wizards who came up with this one?
posted by mmanning
on Feb 3, 2000 -