The Seasoned Ticket #89

Robert Horton is a Scarecrow board member and a longtime film critic. He will be contributing a series of “critic’s notes” to the Scarecrow blog—a chance to highlight worthy films playing locally and connecting them to the riches… Read More

New Releases for May 26!

by Bryan Theiss This week we got in several Alastair Sim comedies, a couple Vinegar Syndrome releases, a rock documentary, one of the best reviewed horror films of recent years, early Steven Guttenberg, and much more. It’s all… Read More

The Seasoned Ticket #88

Robert Horton is a Scarecrow board member and a longtime film critic. He will be contributing a series of “critic’s notes” to the Scarecrow blog—a chance to highlight worthy films playing locally and connecting them to the riches… Read More

New Releases for May 19!

by Bryan Theiss This week we have a few major family movies, a Jane Austen adaptation, a horror sequel, a cult movie long overdue on blu-ray, an animated super hero epic, and much more. Now available by mail… Read More

“Familiar but Not”: Amirpour, Surya, and DaCosta Repurpose the Western

by Sage Cruser Establishing itself as a prolific and popular genre for roughly the first half of the 20th century, then becoming less prolific yet still on-and-off popular with audiences through to today, the Western – with all… Read More