Monthly Archives: March 2016

HMWYBS 702: Atonement

As we talk about a wonderful adaptation of one of my favorite books for the second episode of HMWYBS, we need an appropriate soundtrack!

We all know how gorgeous Atonement is, I think? Despite the fact that the film’s script is a little bit too tied to the book in how it reveals things about the primary cast, Joe Wright is still very focused on motion. Every frame in Atonement feels animated even when the characters or objects are fairly still, for the little movement that does happen is always intently centered and focused on like a laser.

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HMWYBS 701: Ghostbusters

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Can’t help but feel Paul Feig and Co. missed a good opportunity here re: the release date. And yes I know that’s from the sequel.

Hello to anyone who’s reading this! When The Film Experience, a site which I’ve followed for 7 years now and has played a part in my burgeoning cinephilia so large that I don’t want to understate it, announced that this upcoming season of Hit Me With Your Best Shot was the final one, I knew that I had to participate. And with Ghostbusters as the premiere? Well…

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