Category Archives: Drama

This Is Why Immortals Is a Perfect Hollywood Epic

This Is Why Immortals Is a Perfect Hollywood Epic

The “sword-and-sandals” film is a classic Hollywood genre that encompasses a number of famous pictures like Spartacus, Clash of the Titans, and 300. However, unlike many other genres, like westerns or romantic comedies, this type of film is rare. This is likely because it can be difficult to get right. Because these movies usually depict… Read More…

Why You Need to See Hunter Killer

Why You Need to See Hunter Killer

Hunter Killer, which is set to be released worldwide later this year, promises to be an exceptional action thriller. While there’s no shortage of these types of movies, those that ultimately stand the test of time benefit from certain key advantages that are directly related to the decisions made by the filmmakers. Hunter Killer will… Read More…

This Is How All the King’s Men Teaches an Important Lesson about Remakes

This Is How All the King’s Men Teaches an Important Lesson about Remakes

All the King’s Men is Robert Penn Warren’s classic American novel about politics, redemption, and corruption. Based loosely on the political career of Huey Long, the novel, narrated by the character Jack Burden, explores the rise of Willie Stark, a passionate and idealistic lawyer who transforms into an unabashedly corrupt governor. The novel was first… Read More…

3 Things That Charlie Wilson’s War Did Right

3 Things That Charlie Wilson’s War Did Right

Charlie Wilson’s War is a 2007 film that tells the true-life story of the CIA’s influence in Afghanistan during the Cold War. Directed by Mike Nichols, written by Aaron Sorkin, and featuring an all-star cast that includes Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, and Philip Seymour Hoffman, this Relativity Media film is proof that political drama can… Read More…