Join me as I make some wild guesses about where Defending Jacob is headed based on what little I know about movie language. Truth is, I haven’t read the book that the series is based on and therefore, my guessing is probably just as good as yours. Spoilers for all four episodes and some minor […]
Recently I discovered something wonderful: Jenny Slate’s Netflix comedy special Stage Fright. “It’s playful, it’s personal, it’s perfectly Jenny,” tells us the trailer, and oh yes, it is all this. But most of all, it comes across as being unapologetically honest. Now see me try (and fail) to do justice to it in something like […]
Essays aiming to examine the opening scene, shot or line of a film, chapter or line of a book, verse of a poem or song, or the first episode of a series and compare it to the last scene, shot, line, chapter, verse or episode.