Blog: All Aboard The Hype Train

Jun 17, 2019Comments off

The hype train: it’s the entertainment industry’s best and worst tool in helping generate buzz for a new product. Whether it’s films, music, television, novels,

Blog: Comfort Artists

Mar 12, 2019Comments off

Do you ever specifically go to the movies for a reason other than the draw of the film itself? Ever listen to an album from

Blog: Two Tones: How Music Affects The Film...

Jan 15, 2019Comments off

When you go to the movies the first elements of a film that you critique are easy: the acting, direction, visual effects, story, script, characters

Blog: The Runtime Conundrum

Dec 17, 2018Comments off

When it comes to watching films, we all want to get the most out of our time. Whether we’re watching an insanely gripping and emotionally

Blog: Oculus Rift: A Ten-Minute Hands-On Fi...

Nov 09, 2018Comments off

It’s no secret that I’m overly excited about the future of virtual reality and the tech behind it – I wrote as much about it

Blog: Film Trailers: Selling the Experience...

Oct 08, 2018Comments off

Trailers are obviously nothing new to the industry, film or otherwise. They help advertise the best and most exhilarating parts of an upcoming project or

Blog: Stop, Collaborate and Listen

Oct 02, 2018Comments off

Being creative is more often than not a singular, personal experience. A lot of times us creative types like to hole ourselves in our rooms,

Blog: Film Adaptations and Why We Can’t H...

Sep 25, 2018Comments off

I finally got a chance to see The Dark Tower the other day, you know, the newest adaptation of yet another great Stephen King novel,

Blog: Soundtracks and the Creative Element

Sep 24, 2018Comments off

Music in films and television is nothing new. Orchestral scores or the simplest tones of a few instruments even less so, and we all know

Blog: Creative Learning Through Popular Ent...

Sep 20, 2018Comments off

When it comes to consuming entertainment I’m a black hole, a swirling vortex of want and need that sucks up anything and everything in its