Category Overlooked Cinema

Overlooked Cinema: Coriolanus

First up in the Overlooked Cinema series is Coriolanus (2011). It was rated R by the Motion Picture Association of America. The movie met with box office indifference, grossing a little over a million dollars worldwide to date, an astonishingly small amount (Underworld: Awakening (2012) grossed roughly 25 times that the weekend Coriolanus was released […]

Overlooked Cinema

I’ve always been wary when it comes to reviews of new, nationally released films because said reviews tend to serve a validating function. When a movie is nationally released, it is hard not to be aware of it: you know who’s in it, you watch the trailer, it’s mentioned in the media, social or otherwise, […]