Movies

The Sound Design of ‘The Lord of the Rings’

Turns out understanding how they designed the screams of the Nazgûl only makes them creepier. Read More

‘Bloody Hell’ Heads to Finland for One Hell of a Bloody Good Time

A tale of survival with killer Finns, a cannibalistic giant, and love. What more could you ask for? Read More

The 50 Best Movies of 2020

Follow along as we count down the 50 Best Movies of 2020, according to the team at Film School Rejects. Read More

‘News of the World’ Suggests Too Little Has Changed in America

There is violence here, but the warmth of human companionship takes precedence. Read More

From ‘Fight Club’ to ‘Gone Girl’: Jeff Cronenweth’s Five Perfect Shots

We select the five perfect shots that best represent this cinematographer's eclectic career. Read More

‘Outside the Wire’ Favors a Dull Lead Over Everything Else

Anthony Mackie as an android! Robot soldiers called Gumps! Too bad neither is the focus here. Read More

Evil Incarnate: The Aesthetics of On-Screen Villainy

From black hats to psychopaths, here's how filmmakers choose to represent evil on-screen. Read More

Our Pick of the Week Takes a Ride with Patrick Wilson

Plus 7 more new arrivals to watch at home this week on Blu-ray/DVD! Read More

24 Things We Learned from Joe Carnahan’s ‘Stretch’ Commentary

"This is as close to a rom-com as I'll probably ever do." Read More

What is the 180° Rule, Anyway?

It's the golden rule of film school and one of the most reliable tools in a cinematographer's toolkit. So, how… Read More