Tag: CCM

Thoughts

Why Summer Movies Rarely Make Best Picture

The summer months are winding down. Time to kick back, slather on sunscreen and laze by the pool before it’s too late. Or perhaps you’d rather catch a movie with your friends? If you happen to be a superhero fanatic ...
Review

Spider-Man: Homecoming

For many people who care about movies more than the comics, this 3rd rendition of Spider-Man seems unnecessary and senseless. However, for those of us who are avid comic lovers, the arrival of a new Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic ...
Blog

The Coolest, Most Iconic Vehicles in Movies

The only thing that can be cooler than the main character of a movie is the car they drive. That’s right. A cool car can immediately add a whole other level of awesome to any onscreen character. There have been ...
Cinematography

Why Are Disney Short Films So Successful?

From hungry puppies to brave little clocks, Disney’s short films are both entertaining and heartwarming. For years, Disney has kept us amused with their humorous, and at times, tear-jerking mini movies. Disney’s films have the uncanny ability to deliver, time ...
Film

Oscar Season Through The Eyes Of The Filmmaker

It’s that wonderful time of the year — the time when everyone is watching their TV’s and party snacks are covering the counters. The time where families come together, but sides are drawn. The time that Champions are made! No, ...
Film

The Importance of Rogue One In The Star Wars Universe

In just a couple weeks, we will be graced once more with yet another Star Wars in our movie theatres. Set before A New Hope, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is about a group of rebels sent out to ...
Thoughts

3 Reasons Why You Should Be Positive On Set

I remember my first times being on set — I was so excited and eager to work. No task was too big or too small because I was just glad to be a part of the production process. Now I’m ...
From the Director

The Director’s Story Behind CCM Stories

  People care about people. I learned this valuable lesson in the early days of my career from some incredibly wise mentors. It is a nugget, as a storyteller, that I have never forgotten. It doesn’t matter that Mary Richards ...