B&W Cinema Series: “The Night of the Hunter” by Nate Blake

The Night of the Hunter is a film I’ve been meaning to revisit for well over a decade and I finally carved out some time to watch my new Criterion Collection Blu-ray yesterday morning. I had only seen this film once previously, back when I was 14, and only because my Dad rented it from … Continue reading B&W Cinema Series: “The Night of the Hunter” by Nate Blake

My Halloween 2020 Watch List by Nate Blake

This blog may be the only place I haven’t yet made clear that Halloween is my favorite holiday. It wasn’t always this way. Though autumn has always been my favorite season, I was raised in a religious household by parents who, for a time, belonged to a church (cough "cult" cough) far outside the mainstream … Continue reading My Halloween 2020 Watch List by Nate Blake

“B&W Cinema Spotlight: “Nebraska” by Nate Blake

Seeing Nebraska in theaters for the first time is one of those experiences I’ll always remember, though not just because I loved the film. Unfortunately, it was another one of those visits to the AMC in Rockford that left a lot to be desired. I’m not bashing that particular theater. In fact, I saw so … Continue reading “B&W Cinema Spotlight: “Nebraska” by Nate Blake