Film Theory: Authorship, Auteurism, Directors

AUTHORSHIP/AUTEURISM/DIRECTORS Directors are one variable element in the total Hollywood institution; they are responsible for some of the contradictions in the system. since their relationship is not directly tied to the commercialism of the whole. However, they are by and large implicated in the system (financially and ideologically), and their ideology reflects this (the ideology […]

Bad Boys for Life: Will Smith-Martin Lawrence Action Comedy Dominates Box-office

The third iteration of the Will Smith-Martin Lawrence action comedy franchise should finish the Friday-Monday as Sony Pictures’ biggest R-rated opening ever.

Hollywood Fathers: Father and Son; Father and Daughter

Gregory Peck usually played fathers, liberal, honest, conscientious father (not rigid patriarchs) Gentlemen’s Agreement (1947): Widowed father, working as journalist, raising his son, with the help of his mother.   Share this:

Hollywood: Jewish/Gay

Hollywood: How Jewish and Gay, Past and Present

Expressions: In Your Light We Will See Light

In Your Light, We Will See Light