FW MOVIE PICK: MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 2

With the second installment in the “Mission: Impossible” film series; John Woo is considered a major influence on the action genre, known for his highly chaotic action sequences, stylized imagery, Mexican standoffs, frequent use of slow motion and allusions to neo-noir, wuxia and Western cinema! Tom Cruise returns to his role as Ethan Hunt in […]

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FW MOVIE PICK: MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE

With the first installment in the “Mission: Impossible” film series; Brian De Palma’s directing style often makes use of quotations from other films or cinematic styles, and bears the influence of filmmakers such as Alfred Hitchcock and Jean-Luc Godard; and you don’t have to be familiar with the source material to get invested! When U.S. […]

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FW MOVIE PICK: THE GODFATHER

I was largely aware of this mafia movie’s existence after seeing plenty of parodies in other media growing up, but it wasn’t until I was an adult that I finally decided to check out this violent gangster and appreciate as the greatest movie ever made as well as a chance to see Marlon Brando in […]

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