So It Goes: 10 Best Movies of 2016

Thank you to the dearly departed Kurt Vonnegut for the “So it goes” part. It seemed appropriate to use for a list of the best movies of 2016. Last year, I didn’t seem to have my usual ability to escape, empathize, and/or absorb the 20 or 30…

Hindsight Doesn’t Make You Younger

Memory as a concept is fucked. I think we can all agree on that. For example, I remember most of the food I took home from my 8th grade prom. I remember the last song I listened to, before my 4th performance in To Kill a Mockingbird in…

Will China Change American Cinema?

Did you catch The Transporter: Refueled, The Last Witch Hunter, or Need for Speed when any of those films were in U.S. theaters? It’s okay. Most of us didn’t. Need for Speed opened to disinterested reviews from American critics and…