Get your votes in!

Posted by · 9:19 am · May 6th, 2009

This week’s “Most Influential” poll closes up shop at 2:00pm PST, so get your votes in if you haven’t already.  The film leading the pack should come as no surprise, but I’m surprised to see “Casablanca” so high.  “The Matrix” is just barely ahead of “Taxi Driver” for the third and final slot, while truly […]

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Movie stingers: do they work?

Posted by · 4:39 am · July 8th, 2008

If you saw “Hancock” over the weekend, you probably noticed a brief scene in the middle of the closing credits sequence featuring Mike Epps and meant as a funny punch for your theater exiting pleasure. It got me thinking about inter- and post-credit sequences — called “stingers” — and whether they ought to be eliminated altogether.  I ask this despite […]

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