directors

The Poignant Pointlessness of ‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’

The director returns to his mangled magnum opus, proving that his original vision was far better than Joss Whedon’s. But it’s in service to a view of superheroes (and comic-book movies) that already feels outdated.

Zack Snyder’s Wildest, Weirdest Movie Will Always Be ‘Sucker Punch’

As we wait for ‘Justice League,’ let’s remember that, 10 years ago, the director was given carte blanche to make whatever film he wanted — and came up with a fascinating, terrible passion project

Do You Know the Queen of OG Movie Sleaze?

The first half of the 20th century was the heyday of exploitation flicks. Hildegarde Esper’s tireless work behind the scenes made much of it possible.

Watch ‘Tenet’ the Way Nolan Intended: On a 2005 iPod

Why not an Apple Watch, too? We can’t resist poking fun at the seriousness of big-screen purists who harp on cinema as immersive and colossal