The First and Final Frames of Films
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The First and Final Frames of Films

David Fincher’s Gone Girl gave Jacop T. Swinney the idea of comparing the first and…

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The Curious Case of David Fincher and the Oscar Race
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The Curious Case of David Fincher and the Oscar Race

Good directors are everywhere. They populate the awards race this year and every year. They…

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A Gone Girl Christmas
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A Gone Girl Christmas

Golden Satellites Nominations – Birdman leads with 10
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Golden Satellites Nominations – Birdman leads with 10

The Golden Satellites usually look like fantasy football to me. But their Best Picture nominations…

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Women Take Center in this Year’s Oscar Race
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Women Take Center in this Year’s Oscar Race

In addition to Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken, which is being screened and will be reviewed soon,…

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The State of the Race: Of Gone Girls, Lost Boys, and Galaxies Far, Far Away
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The State of the Race: Of Gone Girls, Lost Boys, and Galaxies Far, Far Away

The lost boys that crowd Oscars 2015 have no real qualities to be leaders or…

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Gillian Flynn, the Lone Woman in a Sea of Men – Oscar Roundtable 2015
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Gillian Flynn, the Lone Woman in a Sea of Men – Oscar Roundtable 2015

Rope of Silicon points us to this Oscars Roundtable discussion by writers. One has to…

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Oscars 2015: A Weak Year in Film or Too Many People Talking about the Oscars?
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Oscars 2015: A Weak Year in Film or Too Many People Talking about the Oscars?

This is your mission should you choose to accept it. Spend an entire year talking…

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Gone Girl to become Fincher’s Highest Grossing Film, Women in Hollywood Get a Major Boost
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Gone Girl to become Fincher’s Highest Grossing Film, Women in Hollywood Get a Major Boost

David Fincher’s Gone Girl is about to make in 4 weeks what Benjamin Button made…

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Picture of the Day: Amazing Amy Makes a Mess!
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Op-Ed Writers Deepening Conversation on Gone Girl
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Op-Ed Writers Deepening Conversation on Gone Girl

Awards season can ruin every great thing about movies because films are set up to…

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Oscar Flashback: Variety calls Vertigo “Prime but Uneven” Hitchcock
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Oscar Flashback: Variety calls Vertigo “Prime but Uneven” Hitchcock

Considered the greatest film of all time Alfred Hitchcock’s masterpiece Vertigo was not taken very…

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Academy Members “React” to Gone Girl
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Academy Members “React” to Gone Girl

In case you were wondering why Oscar pundits like Scott Feinberg and now, the LA…

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Gone Girl’s $38 million opener Sets Record for Director David Fincher
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Gone Girl’s $38 million opener Sets Record for Director David Fincher

Gone Girl far surpassed expectations to earn $38 million this past weekend, (early tracking had…

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David Fincher’s Gone Girl slays with $38M debut
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David Fincher’s Gone Girl slays with $38M debut

Gone Girl vaults to the top of David Fincher’s box-office chart with the best opening…

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Gone Girl Sparks Debate about What Defines Strong Women or Cool Girls
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Gone Girl Sparks Debate about What Defines Strong Women or Cool Girls

(SPOILERS) “Kubrick is after a cool, sunlit vision of hell, born in the bosom of…

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The Gone Girl Soundtrack: The Landscape of Longing
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The Gone Girl Soundtrack: The Landscape of Longing

The Gone Girl soundtrack is another brilliant masterwork by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, opening…

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The State of the Race: “But is it an Oscar Movie?”
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The State of the Race: “But is it an Oscar Movie?”

It’s 1941. A movie comes out that blasts a character who has an uncanny resemblance…

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Gone Girl Review: Sympathy for the Devil
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Gone Girl Review: Sympathy for the Devil

“So if you meet me Have some courtesy Have some sympathy, and some taste Use…

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New Gone Girl clip
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New Gone Girl clip

A new clip from David Fincher’s Gone Girl has been released. The new clip shows…

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