The concept of a “playlist” has traditionally been linked to music, but you’ll find analogues for it strewn throughout film culture. Repertory programs are something like an equivalent. But a closer relative—the closest—would be one-sitting movie marathons. In this city, a number are held annually: The Boston Sci-Fi Film Festival hosts 24 hours of consecutive […]
Sasha Lane’s first role brings her cross-country
Jaws rip-offs sighted at 12 o’clock
On the Coolidge’s program of vehicular horror films
Tired of going to the same music venues? Us too.
“If my calculations are correct, when this baby hits 88 miles per hour… you’re gonna see some serious shit.”
This week it’s all about making some noise!
If you’re measuring by body count, though, the Coolidge Corner Theatre is the biggest menace of the scare season this year.
A judge and a detective get involved as the seventh and eighth wheels, because this is that type of movie—the type of comedy they might’ve made in the ’30s, when detectives and judges were always walking into farcical scenes at the wrong time.
It doesn’t matter if the shot misses its mark by a bit. You still didn’t see it coming.