Noah Millman

Posts tagged “film”

Why I’m Not Getting On the “Interview” Outrage Bandwagon

The arguments for hyperventilation don’t hold water.

Posted December 19th, 2014

Channing Tatum. Wrestling Picture. Whadaya Need – A Road Map?

Wrestling with the structure of the film, “Foxcatcher.”

Posted December 3rd, 2014

The Anti-Salieri? Or a Musical Travis Bickle? Another Read On “Whiplash”

Commenter Stas Wirthing on my last film-related post thinks I missed what …

Posted December 1st, 2014

Double Feature Feature: 10,000 Hours Edition

“Whiplash,” the new film from writer-director Damien Chazelle, paired with “Black Swan,” Darren Aronofsky’s hit: is genius really 99% perspiration?

Posted November 28th, 2014

Double Feature Feature: Walking Shadow Edition

Two innovative movies about theater: “Birdman” and “Synecdoche, New York”

Posted November 7th, 2014

Reading Myself and Others

“Listen Up Philip,” a cinematic study in literary narcissism, from Alex Ross Perry.

Posted October 23rd, 2014

The Pictures Got Small – And That’s Okay

Alan Jacobs wonders when fiction was “king” and suggests that it was …

Posted December 5th, 2012