The dynamic between power, compassion, and restraint is what makes Superman the most relevant hero to our times.
JoinedMay 26, 2017
Bob Schofield is the author and illustrator of The Inevitable June. He likes what words & pictures do. He wants to be a ghostly presence in your life.
What makes Snowpiercer special is that in its intense linearity—both Bong Joon-ho's fast-paced direction and the literal one-way train the film is set on—the mechanisms of revolution, circular violence, and moral corruption can be seen in their essence.
From the beginning, I’m rooting for the monsters.
Sometimes we’d have a teacher tell us the city wouldn’t be standing in a hundred years. Sometimes it was less....
Seeing Béla Tarr’s The Turin Horse, nearly twenty years later, feels like such a gut punch to the little boy still hiding inside me, all that magic light pouring from his eyes.