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Career Breakthroughs: Christopher Nolan

Christopher Nolan is one of the most successful and acclaimed film directors working today. However, he didn’t become a sensation overnight. We take a...

Christopher Nolan: Time Traveler

While Christopher Nolan’s newest film Tenet appears to revolve around some sort of time travel, we take a look at how Nolan himself has...

Directors’ Trademarks: Sam Raimi

Directors’ trademarks is a series of articles that examines the “signatures” that filmmakers leave behind in their work. For this iteration, we are examining...

Directors’ Trademarks: F. Gary Gray

Directors’ trademarks is a series of articles that examines the “signatures” that filmmakers leave behind in their work. With this month's 25th anniversary of...

The Actors and Filmmakers Who Best Defined the 2010’s

Join us as we look back at the people who had the biggest impact on movies both big and small over the past decade.  The...

The (Peculiar) Music of Quentin Tarantino’s Films

Quentin Tarantino is a filmmaker who does things a little differently than most. That includes his process for choosing the music in his films....

How Quentin Tarantino Writes Dialogue

Besides the violence his films exude, Quentin Tarantino is known for the unique way he writes dialogue. This is an examination of what makes...

Tarantino: Predictable, But in a Good Way

If you examine the filmographies of some of the most respected filmmakers in history, more often than not you will see a change in...

The Influences Behind The Matrix

The Matrix is seen as a ground-breaking science fiction action film. But many of the film’s most interesting aspects were actually influenced by other, earlier works of fiction and philosophy.

Ranking M. Night Shyamalan’s Films From Worst to Best

With the release of Glass, we revisit the filmography of M. Night Shyamalan and rank his films from worst to best.

Focal Point: The Bare Necessities

In these trying times it's important to stick to only the essentials, and important concept in this week's Focal Point comic! We're back this...