Oscars 2016 Review “The Revenant”: Can Everyone Stop Being Mean To Poor Leonardo DiCaprio Now, Please?
“The Revenant” is one of the most viscerally beautiful movies I have ever seen. Director Alejandro González Iñárritu and cinematographer Emmanuel “Chivo” Lubezki made the fascinating decision to use natural light almost exclusively throughout the entire film, and it pays off magnificently. The winter light feels almost lazy as it bends around frosty trees and […]More
I don’t like usual things. Call me a hipster if you must, but I appreciate the unusual, the bizarre, the little-noticed. It’s not surprising that my favorite genre of film is independent (does that even qualify as a genre?). Many actors–even the super-rich and famous–dive into indie film now and again. I like to assume […]More