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Like if Jenny Holzer wrote film reviews. The Parallax Review is a website dedicated to dissecting movies in terms of cultural context, ideology, aesthetics, and more. From Stalker to Hackers and beyond! Run by your girl, @okaythanksmaria

In Review: Come to Daddy (2020)

Come to Daddy has an excellent title screen and that is perhaps the most positive thing I can say about this latest Elijah Wood + jokes + violence vehicle. Wood's last foray into this brand of dark, comedic territory--I Don't Feel At Home in This World Anymore--is currently available on Ne…

2020 On Film: A Master Watchlist

I'm going to try something where I write a post at the beginning of 2020 (February 1st, to be exact), that comprises a list of films I'm interested in seeing this year. Said list, which you will see below, will then continue to be updated throughout the year. Movies will be crossed out and…

In Review: Foxfire (1996)

Annette Haywood-Carter's Foxfire begins with a little alt rock and a little ass. The 1996 film opens with a wordless scene featuring a young woman, Maddy (Heddy Burress), in the woods photographing her 100% nude boyfriend while a Wild Strawberries hit from that same year, "I Don't Wan…