When you think of horror films, you probably think of the monsters and maniacs that populate them. Michael Myers. Pinhead. The shark from Jaws. A lot of scary movies would be nothing without their antagonists, but what about their stomping grounds? These locations provide their films with atmosphere and substance. On that note, in no particular order, let’s take a look at my favorite horror locations.
Shark season is upon us! What better way to celebrate than by recognizing great shark scenes…in non shark movies? That’s right, you’ve got your Jawss and your Deep Blue Seas, but what happens when sharks randomly pop up in other movies? Let’s find out!
Darren Aronofsky is one of the most visionary directors working today, crafting films that deal with loss, despair, and obsession. Noah came out earlier this month and we’re celebrating Aprilofsky, so I thought I’d rank the director’s previous films. Let me know what you think!
Darren Aronofsky has made some incredibly interesting films, ones that tend to be divisive and provoke thought and discussion. His directing style is visually stunning and evocative even if that can lead to critiques when it’s not reigned in. One thing you can always count on is a fantastic performance from whoever is on screen. These are my personal favorites from his films prior to Noah.
After making feature films for almost twenty years, director Wes Anderson has a stable of characters that would make any filmmaker green with envy. I’m almost surely overlooking some fantastic imaginary folks, but let’s take a look at my Top 10 Wes Anderson Characters, starting with 10 through 6.