blind spot series

Once a month, I dedicate a post to a cinematic staple I should have seen a long time ago. Some of my film-loving friends join me for the project and their posts are linked. If you are a film writer yourself, feel free to join in at any time!

Blindsided (Announcing The 2013 Blind Spot Series)Blindsided (Announcing The 2013 Blind Spot Series)

Blindsided (Announcing The 2013 Blind Spot Series)

Time to make another concerted effort to scratch a few off the To-Watch List. Care to join me?

Time to make another concerted effort to scratch a few off the To-Watch List. Care to join me?
Blindsided by FRANKENSTEINBlindsided by FRANKENSTEIN

Blindsided by FRANKENSTEIN

Considering how well I thought I knew Whale's adaptation of Shelly's gothic tale, it's amazing that I was moved as deeply as I was.

Considering how well I thought I knew Whale's adaptation of Shelly's gothic tale, it's amazing that I was moved as deeply as I was.
No Stranger to Shame – Pick the Next Blind Spot SelectionsNo Stranger to Shame - Pick the Next Blind Spot Selections

No Stranger to Shame – Pick the Next Blind Spot Selections

I got my pick of the litter this year - Next year I'm at the mercy of you fine folks.

I got my pick of the litter this year - Next year I'm at the mercy of you fine folks.
Blindsided by TOUCH OF EVILBlindsided by TOUCH OF EVIL

Blindsided by TOUCH OF EVIL

Digging into this film has been a long time coming. It hasn't just waited through nine months of Blind Spots; it's been patiently waiting for me on my own shelf for years

Digging into this film has been a long time coming. It hasn't just waited through nine months of Blind Spots; it's been patiently waiting for me on my own shelf for years
Blindsided by LOCK, STOCK, AND TWO SMOKING BARRELSBlindsided by LOCK, STOCK, AND TWO SMOKING BARRELS

Blindsided by LOCK, STOCK, AND TWO SMOKING BARRELS

It's bad enough this entry is two days overdue, I didn;' need the selection itself to throw me for a loop and make matters worse.

It's bad enough this entry is two days overdue, I didn;' need the selection itself to throw me for a loop and make matters worse.
Blindsided by PATTONBlindsided by PATTON

Blindsided by PATTON

Getting my first look at a film that seems to encapsulate so much of America's military history: For better and for worse.

Getting my first look at a film that seems to encapsulate so much of America's military history: For better and for worse.
Blindsided by BAMBIBlindsided by BAMBI

Blindsided by BAMBI

I finally watch an animated feature I should have seen years ago, and come away surprised with its audacity.

I finally watch an animated feature I should have seen years ago, and come away surprised with its audacity.
Blindsided by A STAR IS BORN (1954)Blindsided by A STAR IS BORN (1954)

Blindsided by A STAR IS BORN (1954)

Before we get up in arms about how Hollywood wants to ruin a classic, let's all take a good long look at the classic.

Before we get up in arms about how Hollywood wants to ruin a classic, let's all take a good long look at the classic.
Blindsided by MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTONBlindsided by MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON

Blindsided by MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON

What would Capra think of what the role of government has become?

What would Capra think of what the role of government has become?