By Dr. Craig D. Reid The one thing you can count on in a Shrek movie is that the action sequences are based on something obviously familiar. However, with Shrek the Third (2007) and the latest (and last) installment to the franchise Shrek Forever After, only to the knowing eye or ear will recognize that […]
By Dr. Craig D. Reid As a kid growing up in England, I’d hear that the kids in America would often play cowboys and Indians; cowboys being the good guys and Indians being the bad guys, which of course really was a skewered teaching tool of good vs. evil, and impressed upon the children the […]
By Dr. Craig D. Reid By Dr. Craig D. Reid Yes, I know, this is a film website, but as you also know, due to being a stuntman in Chinese kung fu films since 1979, any event that spreads Asian Culture as well as perpetuats unity amongst all the various Asian American communities is just as important […]
By Dr. Craig D. Reid How many times have you thought how cool would it have been to watch the likes of Toshiro Mifune as Sanjuro, Shintaro Katsu as Zatoichi or Tomisaburo Wakayama as Itto Ogami to burst out of their routine fight seams against a handful of frozen faced attackers and go completely ballistic […]
By Dr. Craig D. Reid During the years between Titanic (1997) and Avatar, director James Cameron’s passion and admiration for oceanography took center stage with a series of underwater documentaries that were not only experiments in filmmaking but were also a reflection of his growing concerns over environment issues, which not coincidently was one of […]
By Dr. Craig D. Reid Look what happens to the crow when he crosses a praying mantis. Talk about the crow being bugged.