Category: Top 10 Film Lists

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Top Ten Halloween Screening Essentials

Nothing says amateur hour like watching Friday the 13th On Halloween. To each their own, but for me this is diluting the Halloween experience.

12Oct
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Top Ten TV Spin-Off Films

No sooner had I written last week’s article about TV on film than did I see the weekend box office appeared to have put the official stamp of profitability on the genre.

25Sep
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Top Ten Spin-Off Films

No sooner had I written last week’s article about TV on film than did I see the weekend box office appeared to have put the official stamp of profitability on the genre.

31Aug
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Top Ten Superhero Origin Films

Despite what it might seem; capes, suits, and superpowers are not the selling point that endear audiences to their favorite comic characters. One need look no further than the critical or fan reaction to...

17Aug
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Top 10 Airplane Action Extravaganzas

Fall is quickly approaching, and it’s your last chance to get in that trip you’ve been thinking about. It goes without saying that any proper summer vacation should be experienced via road trip, but...

28Jul
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Top Ten 1990s Alien Films

There are as many different conceptions of alien life as there are people to ponder it. We have decades of science fiction films, which more than anything serve as a mirror held up to the fears of their...

20Jul
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Top Ten Greek Myth Films

I think it’s safe to say that superhero films are more prominent now than they’ve ever been in film history.  They are inescapable, and anyone who’s made the effort to explore the constantly...

20Jul
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Top Ten Improvised Weapons

They say a true ninja will immediately identify five things in any room which can be used as deadly weapons.  For those of us who are more lax in our attentiveness to murder opportunities, we’re often...

20Jul
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Top Ten Movies that Play with Time

In my previous article, I discussed the power of manipulating time as a shortcut to audience attentiveness.  Manipulating the sequence of events, or moving your story into a fluid chronology will get...

13Jul
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Top Ten Careers Spawned by Roger Corman

Perhaps no Hollywood figure better embodies the strange crossroad between art and commerce better than Roger Corman. Corman himself is best defined by the title of his memoir “How I made 100 movies in...