My article “10 Fantasy Movie Moments that Messed with Us” is live at Fantasy Magazine!
It contains spoilers for everything ever. Also, three of those clips are extremely sad. Just saying, if you’re prone to crying at sad things, uh, watch with caution.
Also, one of those clips was a pivotal moment in my childhood, when a movie managed to freak out not just me, but my parents. Thanks for THAT, NeverEnding Story!… Read more »
It's a Dad, Dad, Dad, Dad World on Sleepy Hollow, io9.com, December 2013
Reign: "Left Behind", AV Club, December 2013
Best of the Year: Sundance arrived with three boundary-pushing series [Top of the Lake], AV Club, December 2013
Frozen, Philadelphia Weekly, November 2013
12 Years a Slave, Philadelphia Weekly, November 2013
Eye movements made by subjects while examining I. E. Repin’s painting “An Unexpected Visitor”, with different questions in mind: (b) “Remember the clothes worn by the people.” (c) “Remember the positions of the people and objects in the room.” (d) “Estimate how long the ‘unexpected visitor’ had been away from the family.” (A. L. Yarbus, “Eye movements during perception of complex objects”, 1967)
This week’s Reign had a super underwhelming royal wedding that seemed to catch everyone by surprise, but Queen Catherine and Nostradamus are not the kind to be caught out. From that No Touchy arm in front to his “Your son’s going to die of an ear infection and I am not going to be the on to tell you about it” face, these two had that prom pose locked and loaded. (X)