“Cloud Atlas” is Why I Go to the Movies

Tom Hanks and Halle Berry

Thirteen years ago, The Matrix was released, and its themes of oppression and revolution connected deeply with critics and audiences alike. The filmmakers – siblings Andy and Lana Wachowski – were similarly oppressed by its success and have spent the … Continue reading

The Magnificent Andersons


Despite their common last names and the similar trajectories of their careers, filmmakers Wes Anderson and Paul Thomas Anderson are rarely mentioned in the same sentence. At first glance, this may seem logical. Their films do not on the surface … Continue reading