Tag: Todd Phillips

State of Film Criticism Essay - Parasite

Why Criticism: You Can’t Take the “Film” Out of Film Criticism

“Over time, a film critic should be able to engage with cinema in an all-encompassing manner, acknowledging the interior and exterior forces of what makes a movie…”

Joker 2019 Movie - Film Review

Review: Todd Phillips’ ‘Joker’ Is Aggressively Decent

“‘Joker’ is what so many controversial films turn out to be: it’s fine — neither masterpiece nor trash fire, well-executed in some parts and poorly thought out in others.”