Some thoughts about the movie year in general and a list of my Top 10 (although with three runners-up).
A traditional Bottom Five list plus five other films that weren't quite so bad but that I hated anyway.
Ruminations about the importance of iconic movie music to film.
The 2016 Top 10 thus far... January 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016.
No contest this year, but that hasn't stopped me from making my annual list of picks.
A few general comments about the year in film followed by the full Top 10 list.
A look back at 2015's role of dishonor. 10 films to avoid at all costs.
A time to look back at the original "Star Wars" saga and the prequels. New reviews on the way for all six films in advance of the December 2015 release of Episode VII.
My view of the top 10 films released during the period of January 1 - June 20, 2015. (Updated 7/10 to address two omissions.)
Where does the Superhero Movie go after "The Age of Ultron"?
A walkthrough of where to find favorite features on the new site.
This is the first part of a three-part series about fandom and movies. Part One is a personal reminiscence.
"Now he belongs to the ages."I don't write obituaries except in cases when I knew the person; I'm not about to change that policy now. So if you want a fact-based recap of Leonard Nimoy's life and career, there are countless places on the web for ...
Why did I do it? That's a question I am often asked when people learned I devoted nearly every spare moment of three years to write a 1500-page saga cataloging the exploits of a stableboy struggling with an existence...
Time to lay out the rules for the 2015 edition of the "Beat Berardinelli" Oscar prediction contest. As is the case every year, I have made a few minor changes. Also, a new prize. This year, as was the case last year, my "live commentary" will come in...
Note #1: This is an attempt to be controversial. It is not, however, a cry to receive hate mail. If you want to dispute my proposal, that's fine. But please do me the dignity of reading it all the way through (not skimming it or just reading ...