This is not Elvis. This is Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis, and you need to know this going in. The director’s films are frenetic to the extreme. Full of hyper-stylized montages, jump cuts and crash zooms in the spirit of New Wave MTV.Continue reading “Elvis (2022)”
2 years in the making, A Dark Night is scheduled for a first quarter 2022 release! And I promise you, you won’t want to miss it.Continue reading “An End In Sight!”
Feat. The Music of The Pointer Sisters (In a very special EFC music video!)
“Lay off the high ones.”
“I like the high ones!”
If E.T. asked me what it was like to be human, I’d play him this:
Feat. The Music of Danger Mouse ft. Run The Jewels & Big Boi
“You don’t belong in this world.”
A movie choreographed to the beat of its own soundtrack? Such an ambition resonates with EFC’s heart. Continue reading “EFC 2.03 – Baby Driver”
Feat. The Music of Olivia Newton-John
Welcome to Experience Film! A visceral, psychological perspective on modern cinema! Let me tell you how this whole thing works.
About once per month i’ll induct a new film into what i’ll call The Experience Films Collection.”EFC” for short. Here I’ll commemorate the chosen film by psychoanalyzing the lead characters and tenderly depicting the outrageous fortunes that encumber them. Continue reading “About”
Feat. The Music of N.W.A.
“Our Art is a Reflection of Our Reality.”
It’s no coincidence that I am writing about the biopic featuring the iconic African-American hip-hop ensemble N.W.A. on the same day the NAACP National convention kicks off in my hometown of Cincinnati. Racial tension might be at an all time high right now in this country. Continue reading “EFC 05: Straight Outta Compton”