December 2003 Archives
Return of the King RepriseFor all its spectacle, Return of the King is the trilogy’s most flawed movie.
What Price Survival by Daniel Lee (Review)What Price Survival is truly an unsung and under-appreciated movie from Hong Kong cinema’s golden period.
Millennium Actress by Satoshi Kon (Review)It’s a rich film, creating a tapestry of imagery, memory, loss, and desire that’s quite captivating and moving.
Little Darla Has a Treat for You, Vol. 21: Winter 2004 by Various Artists (Review)Featuring Printed Circuit, Sweet Trip, Entre Rios, Boyracer, Randomnumber, Manual, and more.
The Last Samurai by Edward Zwick (Review)My greatest hope for The Last Samurai is that encourages people to seek out the real thing.
Synthstatic by Skywave (Review)Skywave offers an absolutely exhilarating ride through dreampop’s rawer, wilder side.
Your Everything by Highspire (Review)One of the more substantial shoegazer offerings I’ve heard in a long time.
Some Thoughts on the New Battlestar GalacticaOne thing that really strikes me, as I think about it, is that the show just feels a lot meaner.
Osito Records Presents by Various Artists (Review)Many of the songs on the release have a theatrical feel to them.