Top 10 Scores of 2014

     December 23, 2014

Filmmaking is a collaborative medium.  There are many, many moving parts that must come together just right to create a cohesive moviegoing experience, and when key aspects of the filmmaking team excel, the final product is all the better for …

5 Great Film and Music Moments From 2014

     December 21, 2014

Real cinema happens when a filmmaker uses all of the tools at his or her disposal to provide the viewer with an experience they can’t get in any other medium.  Sound, vision, and narrative all collide and the experience can …

The Films of David Fincher: THE SOCIAL NETWORK

     September 29, 2014

[With the upcoming release of his new film Gone Girl, I’m taking a look back at the work of director David Fincher.  These articles contain spoilers.] If The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is a director and a screenwriter working …

Sundance 2013: SOUND CITY Review

     January 22, 2013

I love documentaries that can teach me something I don’t know, and do so in an entertaining fashion.  I’m incredibly ignorant when it comes to understanding music production, and two-thirds of Dave Grohl‘s documentary Sound City provides a fascinating, hilarious, …