THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER Blu-ray Review

     February 28, 2013

Coming of age movies are incredibly difficult to get right.  The film and TV marketplace is flooded with sappy and self-important stories of high school drama, angst, and ennui, and so when something comes along that captures this universally formative …

Adam Predicts the 2013 Oscar Nominees

     January 9, 2013

At last, Oscar is upon us.  Back in November I shared a look at the early awards season race by way of our 2013 Oscar Preview articles, and now nearly two months later there’s still quite a bit up in …

TIFF 2012: THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER Review

     September 8, 2012

The indie coming-of-age drama is a plague on the indie festival, and Stephen Chbosky‘s The Perks of Being a Wallflower is the cure.  In place of the quirky, self-centered protagonist is a lonely, scared individual who finds the courage to …