ruby sparks


Revisiting The Fantastical, Thoughtful Writing Of ‘Ruby Sparks’


Zoe Kazan co-wrote Paul Dano’s directorial debut Wildlife with her partner, but her magic and verve for character, story, and raw emotion go back to this 2012 romantic comedy.

Pan's Labyrinth

A Guide to Magical Realism in Film


From Pan’s Labyrinth to Paddington, this storytelling technique makes watching some movies just a little more extraordinary.

The Big Sick

In Defense of the Romantic Comedy


In a genre often dismissed as fluffy and lacking substance, these creative entries help to re-affirm its significance.