This essay was commissioned by Chris Spiderdreamer. You can find out more about commissions here. Just in time for Oscar season: yet more people who have never been acknowledged by the archaic, garbage voting body that defines the public perception of Doing Entertainment Good. “Underrated” can mean just […]
The rampant success of Lupin III Part IV (or “Blue Jacket,” colloquially) seems to have stirred new interest in the franchise. Which means a fair number of poor souls who try to take things chronologically – an admirable feat up until one inevitably runs up against Red Jacket, […]
Dr. Herbert West’s longevity is something of a marvel. Lovecraft nerds love to turn up their noses at the Herbert West – Reanimator” stories, declaring them the weakest point in the author’s body of work. Lovecraft himself didn’t even think much of them – by which I mean […]
Vrai’s Favorite Things: Movies (20 to 16) Vrai’s Favorite Things: Movies (15 to 11) Vrai’s Favorite Things: Movies (10 to 6) The final stretch is upon us! Something to note with these movies: while they’re technically in order just to keep the list convention afloat, I sort of think of […]
Vrai’s Favorite Things: Movies (20 to 16) Vrai’s Favorite Things: Movies (15 to 11) The list goes on! As always, one of the overriding tenets of making the list is the phrase “You haven’t seen this? Siddown, this is our night now.” This week shades, as perhaps such lists […]
Vrai’s Favorite Things: Movies (20 to 16) We’re back again, continuing the anniversary month tradition of Listing Stuff. You may notice something of a pattern this time around.
Longtime readers will know that anniversary month means lists. And while last year’s anime rundown involved a certain amount of long deliberation, settling on a film list for this go round ended up being a ticket to the Village of Excruciation. Perhaps it’s the shorter time investment, and […]