Nationwide’s “dead kid” commercial from the Super Bowl is a perfect metaphor for the state of American film & television: our young protagonist is swept up in a flurry of whimsical playlands (wow! I’m on a pirate ship!!) only to be crushed by a huge flat-screen TV.
Valentine's Day is a silly tradition. That's that. But like most people who write, I enjoy writing about love.
So instead of doing that, I've decided to let much more accomplished writers speak for me.
My good friend Matt “Stag” Schulman summed up Chef as “a movie version of Sandwich King.” I’m going to explain why that’s a really, really good synopsis.