Written by Jonny Lobo Thus far, 2017 has been a boon to North American anime markets and the fans that support them. Throughout the month of January, I had the pleasure of casually viewing not one but three worthwhile titles … Continue reading Anime film review trifecta: One Piece, Sailor Moon, and Yu-Gi-Oh!
Written by Jonny Lobo Studio Ghibli’s Only Yesterday (1991) is a sublime example of twentieth-century Japanese filmmaking that, surprisingly, has only just started to be experienced by U.S. and Canadian audiences en masse due to its North American theatrical run … Continue reading Ozu and Only Yesterday: A Closer Look at a Ghibli Classic
Written by Russ Dobler “Not as bad as Bush v. Gore, but close.” That quip alone, from J.R. Jones of the Chicago Reader, could have ended it all before it started. Of course he’s referring to the bent tent-pole that … Continue reading Batman v Superman: Dawn of Endless Bad Reviews
Written by Allan Mott Since it was announced Sunday night, movie fans–both hardcore and casual–from across the world have expressed their sadness at the loss of a film director who changed the way horror films were made at least three … Continue reading A Few Words About Wes Craven’s Worst Movies
Written by Matt Bowes One of the many funny quirks of pop culture is that a project specifically created to rip-off the success of an enormously popular work of art sometimes has a better chance of having a longer franchise … Continue reading One Too Many: Piranha Part 2: The Spawning (1981)
Written by Allan Mott When I was a kid, other kids were always shocked by how much I knew about history and I was always shocked by how little they knew about history. The reason why I was shocked was … Continue reading History Repeats Itself (or How 1971’s Punishment Park Could Be Made Today Without Changing a Frame)
Written by Erin Elizabeth Fraser Bollywood is a multi-million dollar industry, with millions of fans around the world, but in North America these movies generally play to a niche audience. As The Pulp’s resident Bollywood expert, which is to say … Continue reading Boozy Bollywood: Krrish 3 (2013)