1930s, 3/4, Comedy, John Ford, Review

Steamboat Round the Bend

#26 in my ranking of John Ford's filmography. Endings are important, and even in light comedies with adventure undertones, those endings end up helping to shape everything that came before it. I was a bit flustered by the first hour or so of John Ford's Steamboat Round the Bend, finding things to like but frustrated… Continue reading Steamboat Round the Bend

Batman, Top Ten

The Batman Franchise (Theatrically Released Feature Films): The Definitive Ranking

Well, that's certainly the least cohesive set of movies that could be bundled together as a franchise I've gone through. Starting in the 60s as an offshoot of the popular, goofy, primetime television series and so far getting through Zack Snyder's mythic approach to comic books including his extended cut of his team up film,… Continue reading The Batman Franchise (Theatrically Released Feature Films): The Definitive Ranking