Tag: Christopther Nolan

Does Logan Transcend the Super Hero Genre?

With Logan getting such great reviews, it’s become one of the best received comic book adaptations ever, both with fans and critics. Is this film good enough to be considered in the same class as The Dark Knight, and overcome the label of being a “super hero movie”?

The Announcement Trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk is Here

Christopher Nolan's historical film surrounding the powerful events of Dunkirk during World War II, has a new trailer (more like a teaser) entitled, "Announcement"!  Check it out!

Examining Hollywood Remakes: Man of Steel

 Since it’s Memorial Day, this seems like a good time to dissect the remake of the film about a (super) man who represents “truth, justice and the American way.” This week, Cinelinx looks at Man of Steel.

Christopher Nolan Set to Direct Historical Thriller ‘Dunkirk’

Warner Bros. has announced that Christopher Nolan's next feature film will be a historical action-thriller entitled, Dunkirk!  Read on for more information!

Matthew Vaughn Says the Christopher Nolan Method of Comic Films is...

Christopher Nolan’s Bat-trilogy was highly successful and influenced the future of DC characters on film, both on the big screen and on TV. It ushered in the grim-and-gritty style which is the template for the current DC product. But is the time for this style of film over? Matthew Vaughn thinks so.

Directors’ Trademarks: Christopher Nolan

At least once a month, Cinelinx will chose one director for an in-depth examination of the “signatures” that they leave behind in their work. With the release of Interstellar this week, let’s examine the trademark style and calling signs of Christopher Nolan as director.

Top Filmmakers Band Together and Managed to Save Film

By and large the movie business has been transitioning to a more digital era of filmmaking.  As more filmmakers have taken to using high-end digital cameras, fewer movies have been shot using actual film stock.  So few in fact, Kodak, who's provided film for movie projects practically since the start of the business was on the verge of shutting down production on film.  For many, this was a sad thing, an end of an era and the loss of something great.  Now, it looks like it's been save (for now).  Christopher Nolan, Quentin Tarantino, JJ Abrams, and Judd Apatow have banded together to save it.  

Affleck Should Bring the Detective Aspect Back to Batman

The character of Batman was first introduced in a series called "Detective Comics". There’s a reason for that. Batman is not just a guy with fancy gadgets who beats up criminals. Batman is a genius-level mind much like Sherlock Holmes, with an unparalleled skill in observation and deduction. He should be a master at both inductive and deductive reasoning. However, that aspect of the character has been sorely lacking in recent interpretations.

The Legacy of Nolan’s Batman Trilogy: Good or Bad?

While Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy is acknowledged as a triumph of the action film/comic book genres, did the series ultimately do as much harm as good to the entertainment industry? As well done as they films were, is the vast shadow from the Nolan/Bale trilogy doing damage to the film/TV medium?

Superman & Batman Crossover Film Gets (tentative) Title

The recently announced cinematic meeting of iconic heroes Superman and Batman has been given a name—or at least a temporary working title. The title may give us a hint to the relationship of the characters in the planned film.

The Casual Cinecast Breaks Down Our Most Anticipated Films of 2021

Mike, Chris, and Justin are back in a new episode of the Casual Cinecast devoted entirely to looking ahead at the many films coming...