Costume design and narrative in film & TV.
Thursday, 24 March 2016
Rationalizing Wonder Woman's Amazon costumes
Entertainment Weekly just posted the first pic from the new Wonder Woman movie, and it's stressing me out because I'm worried thes...
Monday, 25 January 2016
The Big Short: Douchepocalypse Now
The Big Short is full of scenes where finance bros stare at each other in dawning horror, stunned by the realization that the U.S. economy ...
Sunday, 24 January 2016
Awards eligibility post & highlights from 2015
It's Hugo Award nomination season, and I'm eligible in the Fan Writer category! If you enjoy this blog, please consider me on ...
Saturday, 26 December 2015
The new heroes of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
WARNING: This post contains spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens The Force Awakens aims straight for the nostalgic hindbrain of Star ...
Saturday, 25 July 2015
Ant-Man: Fun, but still a waste of $130 million.
Following this film's much-discussed behind-the-scenes meltdown , my expectations were low. So I was pleasantly surprised to discover t...
Monday, 1 June 2015
INTERVIEW: "Mad Max: Fury Road" costume designer Jenny Beavan
Previously: My review of Mad Max: Fury Road The Mad Max series boasts some of the most influential costumes in sc-if/fantasy cinema, ki...
Saturday, 23 May 2015
Mad Max: Fury Road
I saw John Wick recently, a movie I'd heartily recommend to any fan of the action genre. With inventive fight scenes and skillful cinem...
Friday, 1 May 2015
Age of Ultron: The Empire of Tony Stark
Previously: My reviews of The Avengers and Captain America: The Winter Soldier " What the was up with that Black Widow scene in Aven...
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