When a movie takes place on an island, you know you're in for an experience that's wholly unique. These great movies are evidence of that!
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Sep 15, 2021
Some of today's most fondly remembered movies actually flopped when they released. Here are some of the most notable examples!
Sep 11, 2021
Want to better understand the nuances and impacts of both the male gaze and female gaze on cinema? Here are several examples!
Sep 7, 2021
Some on-screen performances are so good, you'd never know that the actors and actresses involved weren't on good terms!
Sep 2, 2021
It's one thing to watch someone take drugs. It's another to experience what they're going through. These movies try to capture that.
Aug 26, 2021
There's no bond like the one between mother and daughter. These movies explore that bond in ways unlike any other movies.
Aug 24, 2021
Movies are elevated from good to great when they do more than just tell a story. These movies with deeper meanings are proof of that.
Aug 19, 2021
A single long take can be impressive when it's done well. Here are several examples of the best one takes in cinema history.
Aug 17, 2021
Every famous movie director became famous for their personal style of filmmaking. Here are the most notable examples, explained.
Aug 14, 2021
There's something uniquely special about a war movie that's based on actual events. Here are the best war movies that pull it off well.
Aug 13, 2021
Movie acting is fake—most of the time. Every once in a while, something real happens while the camera is rolling, like in these scenes.
Aug 12, 2021
Tyler Durden is the most cryptic character in Fight Club. But the answer was there all along, if you could just spot these clues and hints.
Aug 10, 2021
What happens when the line between reality and fantasy gets blurred? You get magical realism, which is best exhibited by these amazing movies.
Aug 7, 2021
Every once in a while, actors go all-in on their roles and end up becoming unrecognizable on screen. Here are some crazy actor transformations!
Aug 4, 2021
Breaking the fourth wall can be corny, but when it's done well, it can be spectacular. Here's what it is and how it's been used in movies and TV.
Aug 1, 2021
Cults are one of the best subjects for a movie that wants to ramp up the creepiness factor. Here are the creepiest movies about cults.
Jul 22, 2021
These amazing movies bring all-new insight to one of the most important emotional connections: the father-son relationship.
Jul 18, 2021
Boxing makes for incredible drama on the big screen. These top-notch boxing movies prove there can be real depth beneath the brutality.
Jul 9, 2021
Thousands of characters have appeared on The Simpsons throughout its 30+ season run. Who would you pick as the best and worst?
Jul 6, 2021
Great dystopian movies don't have to be bleak, dreadful, or heavy. What's important is that they examine the world and say something about it.