Category Archives: Directors

Why Shark Night 3D Is One of the Most Fun Movies You Can Watch

Why Shark Night 3D Is One of the Most Fun Movies You Can Watch

Hollywood films typically fall into familiar genres, with filmmakers taking stories and inserting them into formulas that audiences expect. However, these genres aren’t always basic classifications like “the western movie” or “the gangster film.” Sometimes the genre has more to do with the type of experience filmgoers have when they go to see it. For… Read More…

What You Need to Know About Charlie Wilson’s War and Perfect Casting

What You Need to Know About Charlie Wilson’s War and Perfect Casting

Released in 2007, Charlie Wilson’s War is one of the more entertaining political dramas Hollywood has ever produced. In many ways, this is thanks to the script, which benefits from Aaron Sorkin’s whip-smart, rapid-paced dialogue. However, strong dialogue isn’t effective if the actors delivering the lines aren’t equipped to turn the words on the page… Read More…

Adapting Limitless to TV – What You Need to Know

Adapting Limitless to TV – What You Need to Know

Successfully adapting a film into a television show is often difficult. In many cases, the creative forces behind these types of projects are simply looking to make a quick buck off a film’s popularity. They don’t necessarily take the time to determine what types of changes they should make to the story and characters to… Read More…

This Is Why You Need to See Gridiron Gang Again

This Is Why You Need to See Gridiron Gang Again

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is unstoppable. This former wrestler turned professional actor is one of the few movie stars working today whose very presence virtually guarantees big box office returns. Thanks to his famous work ethic and natural charm, Johnson has established himself as one of the most dynamic and entertaining performers working in Hollywood… Read More…

This Is Why 3 Days to Kill Is An Ideal Action Thriller

This Is Why 3 Days to Kill Is An Ideal Action Thriller

When action thrillers work, they join the ranks of some of the most entertaining films ever released: Die Hard, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and The Fugitive. However, it’s no secret that these movies often fail to engage audiences. That’s because, too often, the filmmakers behind them focus on the wrong elements. While any movie… Read More…