NOW PLAYING

latest reviews  

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) B+/A-
Nymphomaniac (2014) B-
Divergent (2014) C
Enemy (2014) B/B+

review index

HOT TOPICS


Welcome

The Film Experience™ was created by Nathaniel R. "Like it" on facebook!

 Gemini, Cinephile, Actressexual. Also loves cats. All material herein is written and copyrighted by him, unless otherwise noted. twitter | facebook | pinterest | tumblr | letterboxd

 

Powered by Squarespace
Comment Fun

COMMENT(s) DU JOUR
FOXCATCHER & GONE GIRL teasers...

Foxcatcher: Carrell's fake schnoz and affected speaking voice could be VERY problematic over the course of a feature film, but this is a terrific teaser and Tatum in a singlet assuages many other concerns. This is a big yes too.❞ - Roark

 I love that the Gone Girl trailer purposely keeps Amy a mysterious figure throughout -- we just get glimpses. Casting someone like Rosamund was really genius because the character is supposed to feel unfamiliar.❞ -Bia

 


Keep TFE Strong

Your suscription dimes make an enormous difference to The Film Experience in terms of stability and budget to dream bigger. Consider...

I ♥ The Film Experience

THANKS IN ADVANCE

For those who can't commit to a dime a day, consider a one time donation for an article or a series you are glad you didn't have to live without.

What'cha Looking For?
Twitter Feed
Subscribe
« News: Dakota's Music, Tom's Hair Metal, Cameron's Hydrophilia, | Main | First and Last, 5.2 »
Friday
Mar042011

Happy Birthday Chicago

The Windy City is celebrating it's 174th birthday today. Happy Day to all our Chicago readers! Party safe today if you're partying. Chicago is awesome. Not only does it have plentiful good film critic peoples, it's got good cinematic songs!


Which is it for you?
Calamity Jane, Norma Cassady, Sufjan Stevens, The Blues Brothers or the Merry Murderesses of Cook County Jail?

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments (7)

Greetings from Illinois. Clearly "Victor/Victoria" is the victor here, but I sort of love how shameless "Calamity Jane" is in ripping off other musicals.

March 4, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDave

I LOVE the movie musical "Chicago" but Sufjan Stevens is the one for me! Haha

March 4, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRobert

"Calamity Jane" because she calls it "Chicagee" and it's Doris' favorite movie that she made.

March 4, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterjackie

Sufjan all the way.

March 4, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSamuel

Samuel -- it is a gorgeous song.
Jackie -- "Chicagee"... maybe we should bring that back?

March 4, 2011 | Registered CommenterNATHANIEL R

And all that Jazz!

March 5, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTan

Sufjan...with Calamity Jane a close second. (And thank you for not including "My Kind of Town." UGH.)

March 5, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAlexa
Comments for this entry have been disabled. Additional comments may not be added to this entry at this time.