Hidden within the plethora of movie streaming services are true gems; Streaming Obscura seeks to shine some light on the films you might otherwise miss.
This summer, director James Gunn is at the helm of one of Marvel’s riskier titles, The Guardians of the Galaxy. Gunn
When The Fountain premiered at the Venice Film Festival, several critics in the audience booed. The following night, at another screening, the film received a 10-minute standing ovation. So right away it was clear The Fountain was going to be a very divisive film.
Texas Chainsaw 3D acts as sort of direct-sequel to 1974’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. That film is considered a masterpiece of horror. This film is considered something that makes me want to drink some poison and then throw myself in front of a bus
When it comes to film adaptations of books, no author seems to be more misunderstood than Alan Moore. Any time a film is announced based on one of his books, Moore instantly more or less gives everyone the middle finger and says, “Enjoy fucking it
Steven Spielberg himself has stated that he feels Hook is a movie he failed on. I disagree to this day. I think it’s a great father-son story. I think it’s a great fairytale revisited and I think it’s a tragically underrated movie that hits all
The screenplay is the fabric of nightmares, but the look of this movie really drives the final nail in the coffin. There’s one character in particular, a weasel, who literally looks like a wet, plastic scrotum made of Ken Doll hair.
There was a time when a new M. Night Shyamalan film was a big deal. His name would be plastered all over the posters; the trailers and TV commercials would proclaim, “THE NEW FILM FROM M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN!” Kids across America even got caught up