A breakdown of Cristiano Ronaldo's vintage goal-scoring performance in a crucial Serie A victory for Juventus
An analysis of the use of music in the Season 3 premiere of "The Sopranos."
How to make a classic bitter Italian cocktail. The drink is not only delicious, but it's also the perfect apéritif.
A breakdown of Juventus' latest European exit from the perspective of a Juventus fan.
Why you should watch Gaspar Noe's hallucinogenic horror "Climax" (2018).
A quick and easy vegetarian take on a classic Italian dish. Video included.
This article is adapted from a content analysis study conducted in 2017. From closely analysing ten films, this article explains exactly how much special and visual effects are essentially over kill in the cinema of Michael Bay.
A lentil-based pasta sauce that's full of flavour.
A delicious and nutritious high-protein breakfast that's perfect as a post-workout meal.
One of the weirdest yet most wonderful films of the 21st century, 'Donnie Darko' is a cult classic that boosted the appreciation of independent filmmaking in the 2000s. This article celebrates the film's amazing 80s soundtrack.
'A Bronx Tale' is a masterpiece from the mind's of Jazz Palminteri and Robert De Niro. Music features heavily in the film, around both the characters and the world they live in. This article takes a closer listen to the use of music in arguably one of the greatest gangster films to date.
2020 marks the 10 year anniversary of the cinematic release of "Scott Pilgrim vs the World." Edgar Wright directed a standout video-game/comic book movie that packs a great soundtrack that includes both original music and copyrighted tracks. Let's take a closer listen...
"Big Night" is a hidden gem masterpiece co-directed, co-produced, and co-written by household name Stanley Tucci. It's a beautifully quaint film that boasts an extraordinary soundtrack. Let's take a closer listen to how the soundtrack shapes this wonderful film.
This tribute post closely examines the late great Ennio Morricone's genius use of watch chimes to dictate the mood and atmosphere of Sergio Leone's masterpiece 'For a Few Dollars More.'
Celebrating a century of the great Federico Fellini and his career-long collaboration with genius composer Nino Rota. Let's take a closer listen to two great pieces of film scoring in the cult classic "8 1/2."
How 'The Silence' (2019) is a copy-cat catastrophy in comparison to its sensory horror predecessor 'A Quiet Place' (2018).
This article is about how Motley Crue's notoriety is re-represented in their Netflix biopic 'The Dirt'.
A critical review of the Freddie Mercury rock biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.
A case study of the character Vasquez in 'Aliens' that analyses her cultural significance within gender politics.
A case study that analyses the importance and brilliance of set design within Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining.'
How the life and live aesthetic of the Mancunian rock icon is transposed into cinema.
This article provides a case study of the gender representations in 'The Descent' to analyze a narrative convention often found in horror movies that utilizes a "final girl" protagonist.
A case study of the postmodern romantic comedy '(500) Days of Summer' and its peculiar narrative that subverts the conventions of the genre.
Here is a case study of the femme fatale character Natalie and the significance of her role in Christopher Nolan's neo-noir 2000 thriller 'Memento'.
An analysis of how 'True Romance' subverts the conventions of the road movie genre as a postmodern cinematic classic.
An analysis of the socio-cultural influences behind Kinji Fukasuku's Battle Royale.
An analysis of the best tracks within the Danish filmmaker Nicholas Winding Refn's last 4 films: 'Bronson' (2008), 'Drive' (2011), 'Only God Forgives' (2013), and 'The Neon Demon' (2016).
An in-depth analysis of the representation of masculinity portrayed in the film 'Predator.'