On Sunday night I walked out of my bedroom into the lounge, the smell of deceit and betrayal was thick…my roommates were watching Pirates of the Caribbean without me.
It’s a line we hear over and over again, because people love their own opinion and freely give it any chance they get. What about the real critics? The ones that actually get paid for their opinions. Zinsser’s novel is about exactly that; what it’s really like to be a film critic.
To write like a movie critic, you've got to think like a movie critic. The only way to do that is to read what others have written.
1996 was the most important year of my life, mostly because it was the year I was born…the year this crazy adventure I call my life started. It wasn’t a particularly revolutionary year, I missed the first South African demarcating elections by two years and I was more than a few years early for the... Continue Reading →
In the cinematic world science fiction isn’t always based on fiction. Some of the top sci-fi movies of today are rooted in real science.