Perhaps you’ve heard Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining is loaded with subliminal messages. If you’ve seen the documentary Room 237, you know how obsessed some people get about the film.
Couldn’t make it to Park City for this year’s festival? We take you through the movies at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival that are too good to pass up, including “Beasts of the Southern Wild” and “Room 237.”
Every week there are dozens of film news stories. Every week, we read them all and bring you the five most important ones in the single most important blog post you’ll ever read (today [at this moment]).
In the last couple years, technology has totally changed the world of film criticism. Affordable, easy-to-use editing software has empowered critics to become filmmakers themselves. You can see their work on YouTube, blogs like Press Play, and in movies like Sundance ’12 selection ROOM 237, a film entirely about another film, Stanley Kubrick’s THE SHINING.