February 15, 2013 - 11:45am
The Wild and Woolly Film Series presents 'How to Survive a Plague'
See the Oscar-nominated documentary this Sunday at the Clifton Center.
We are going to make a loop. Ready? The Oscars are in just over a week. Lincoln has been nominated for 12 awards and is expected to sweep. One of the awards for which it is nominated – rightfully – is Best Adapted Screenplay. The script in question was written by Tony Kushner, who is...
February 15, 2013 - 11:30am
The Floyd Theater presents 'The Master'
Presenting the new film by the director of "Magnolia," "Boogie Nights," and "There Will Be Blood."
Paul Thomas Anderson is an incredible director, and I'll tell you why: he extracted an actually good performance out of Adam Sandler. I would go so far as to say Oscar-worthy. The film in question is Punch-Drunk Love, and it is beautiful. It is the story of a man with anger management issues as...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00pm
The Floyd Theater is now accepting submissions for the upcoming Floyd Film Festi
A celebration of indie short film. Do you have what it takes?
I've said it before. I'm sure I'll say it many times again. Louisville is a good city for independent filmmakers. How many people grow up wanting to make movies? I did. My friends did. Kids dream of moving to L.A., getting “discovered,” being famous. Or maybe you don't...
February 12, 2013 - 11:34am
Cinemark Tinseltown presents the 'Die Hard' marathon
Yippe-ki-yay mother...person.
Ask any group what the best Christmas movie is, and somebody will inevitably say Die Hard while nodding knowledgeably at their own badassery. I personally feel this is a cop-out. A film set during the holidays does not a Christmas movie make. But this is just my opinion, open to heated debate,...
February 12, 2013 - 11:36am
The Louisville Film Society presents Film Noir Wednesdays part 2
Presenting 'They Live By Night' and 'Gun Crazy.'
I was walking the streets last night. I started in the midst of the city before hitting the side of the Belvedere, after which I traversed a stretch of the waterfront under the freeway. There is something about the river, especially at night – and especially this particular stretch, which is...