Let’s Talk About FFC’s ‘Dracula’

When it comes to the character of Dracula, there seems to be a divide. The divide I’m referring to is a divide of interpretation and adaptation; some filmmakers take it upon themselves to use the character simply as a villain, without using Bram Stoker’s novel as a backdrop to do it, whereas others want to explore the character within said novel’s universe – by that I mean adapting the book as a whole rather than just the character. Continue reading “Let’s Talk About FFC’s ‘Dracula’”

Why the Godfather is a True Masterpiece

It seems that for anyone to classify themselves as a true film lover, they must always take a stance on the films that make all those ‘greatest ever’ lists. Of course, many of those underground critics you over hear talking in restaurants, or debating in pubs about these films will more oft than not be blissfully unaware of the real reason why these films are so revered, having not actually seen them, yet they discuss them all the same which personally, makes me believe there is something truly special about these flicks. Continue reading “Why the Godfather is a True Masterpiece”