KILL YOUR DARLINGS Blu-ray Review

     April 6, 2014

Telling the true story of someone’s life in a film is a difficult task.  The trappings of the biopic genre become glaringly apparent when filmmakers try to chronicle an entire life in a two-hour film.  There are innumerable events over …

KILL YOUR DARLINGS Review

     October 16, 2013

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.  Kill Your Darlings opens today in limited release.] If poetry doesn’t broaden our view of our world and force us to push the boundaries of our lives, …

Sundance 2013: KILL YOUR DARLINGS Review

     January 19, 2013

If poetry doesn’t broaden our view of our world and force us to push the boundaries of our lives, then it’s pointless.  Poetry cannot always tap into the chaos and beauty of life if it must be constrained by meter, …