Brief History

A Brief History of the Cannes Film Festival Palme d’Or

A.k.a. the sometime Grand Prix du Festival International du Film. Read More

A Brief History of Mel Brooks, David Lynch and ‘The Elephant Man’

'The Elephant Man' is one of David Lynch's best movies. Did you know that Mel Brooks was the one who… Read More

A Brief History of Steven Spielberg and Netflix

Steven Spielberg has signed a new multi-film deal with Netflix, but the two weren't always friends. Read More

A Brief History of Horror-Westerns

Horror and Westerns are two distinct genres, but they've proven to be strong companions throughout the years. Read More

A Brief History of the Hollywood Sign

Now entering its 97th year, the famous landmark has changed and evolved throughout the last century. Read More

A Brief History of ‘Mad Max’ Ripoffs

Battletrucks? Bikers? Barbarians? Cannibals? Car chases? You name it. These shameless copycats of George Miller's iconic action franchise know what… Read More

A Brief History of Quentin Tarantino and the Small Screen

The ‘Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood’ director is turning the movie's fictional show ‘Bounty Law’ into a miniseries. But… Read More

A Brief History of the Oscars Brad Pitt Should Already Have

One of our most gifted performers has never won an Academy Award for acting, but he's been deserving of quite… Read More

A Brief History of One-Shot Films

‘1917’ is the latest movie to apply the technique, but ambitious filmmakers have been experimenting with it for decades. Read More