Required Reading: A Group-Home Vet on ‘Short Term 12’ and Great Bad Movies

Short Term 12

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A group-home veteran looks at Short Term 12” — Nathan Rabin is always worth reading, but he gets personal (and Dickensian) exploring a movie that hits close to his group-home.

Does ‘Independent Film’ Still Exist?” — The CriticWire survey tackles a big question that we all ask every time Sundance rolls around. See you next year when we all ask it again.

Blockbusters by Anita Elberse, review” — Tim Robey reviews the new book that paints a giant, bleak picture of a movie industry focused on bigger as better.

What makes a bad movie enjoyable?” — The Dissolve crew contemplates schlock in a total coincidence that in no way directly corresponds with the release of I, Frankenstein.

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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