———————————————————— by Connor Foote Lotus Land Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— This just in: people aren’t crazy about Crash. Sure, the movie was good, but good isn’t great. Good isn’t Best Picture. Good isn’t Brokeback Mountain, or even Capote or Good Night, and Good Luck. Or, Munich. When Paul Haggis’s shallow swipe at racism in America worthy of a 9 p.m. slot on the […]Read more "Was ‘Crash’ Really the Worst Oscar Winner Ever? … Ever?"
Well, hey, Daniel Day. Looks like you and Spielberg have concocted the classic “OH MY GOD IT’S A MOVIE ABOUT A PRESIDENT!” scheme just in time for the 2012 federal election. Nothing could be better suited to another semester of right-left arguments, debates surrounding the merits of socialism, racism, and sexism, or the age-old and […]Read more "Trailer Review: “Lincoln” and Daniel Day Lewis’s Magical Mind"
Long before he was chomping people through a shark’s mouth, he was chomping out regurgitated sports cliches in Saratoga. Ladies and gentlemen, Steven Spielberg. (Photo “courtesy” of Cinema Fanatic) If you’re a Grantland junkie, you definitely saw this yesterday. (*If you’re a male between the ages of 25-50, you’re a Grantland junkie.) “Spielberg the Sportswriter: […]Read more "The Sportswriting of Steven Spielberg: Unplugged"