Movies

Movies, we love ’em. Film School Rejects covers a wide range of movie-related topics, from reviews of new releases to retrospectives on classic films. We also love making lists, writing essays about how our favorites were made, and talking about the most interesting projects in development.

For your consideration — our favorite movies from the last few years:

You can also browse our archives by genre — everything from Horror to Action to Comedy.

Horror Lists Religious

10 Religious Horror Films About Catholicism and Beyond

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In this list, religious horror isn’t just about God, the Devil, and a vial of holy water.

College Horror Movies List

10 Creepiest Crawls Through the Best College-Set Horror Movies

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Yes, sir, may I please have another! Not so fast pledge; before you ditch mom and dad for college, you might want to examine these ten terrifying college-set films.

Maz Makhani The Guilty

How Maz Makhani Shot ‘The Guilty’ in 11 Days Without a Director on Set

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We chatted with the cinematographer about the numerous improvisations required to complete this film under an accelerated schedule.

A Ghost Story David Lowery Long Take

David Lowery’s Guide to Interesting Long Takes

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Sustained shots are best when they’re done for a specific reason. And yes, that includes confronting the inescapable march of time.

Carrie Fisher Star Wars

Carrie Fisher Gave ‘Star Wars’ its Rebel Attitude

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In a week that should have seen Carrie Fisher turn 65, we celebrate the mighty venom the actor brought to Geroge Lucas’ franchise.

Captain America Avengers Infinity War

Captain America’s Failure in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

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Marvel stories have always been about failing, and that’s what makes them so dang enjoyable.

James Bond In The Opening Scene Of Thunderball

From Fisticuffs to Spectacle: The Evolution of the James Bond Cold Open

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Never underestimate the importance of a well-timed parachute.