Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Surprisingly Criterion

Jul 22, 2022

The martial arts masterpiece is part of a Bruce Lee box set on the Criterion Collection - does it kick ass? Or does it sink in a pool of acid?



Bonus Content:
Original Hong Kong poster referenced


North American poster


Music:


“The Endless Scroll” by Absolutely Free
courtesy of Idée Fixe Records and Arts &...


May 13, 2022

Our latest edition of the Randomizer: will it be magic, or will it go up in flames?

BONUS CONTENT
Original Poster

Music:
“The Endless Scroll” by Absolutely Free
courtesy of Idée Fixe Records and Arts & Crafts Music Inc.

Follow us online @SurprisingCrit
Twitter
Instagram



Mar 11, 2022

The movie that made Boomers cool again — or maybe just Motown.
We dig into the values and the problems with Lawrence Kasdan’s 1983 ensemble film about … well about many things!

Music:
“The Endless Scroll” by Absolutely Free
courtesy of Idée Fixe Records and Arts & Crafts Music Inc.

 

Follow us online...


Feb 11, 2022

We give Jim Jarmusch’s vignettes a closer look as we travel across 5 time zones on one night in 1991, and experience 5 separate taxi rides.


BONUS CONTENT

Essays:
Los Angeles
New York
Paris
Rome
Helsinki


Music:
“The Endless Scroll” by Absolutely Free
courtesy of Idée Fixe Records and Arts & Crafts Music...