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How Soderbergh keeps it fresh (video essay) – I think this video overstates how original Soderbergh is. The editing techniques used in The Limey can be found in Point Blank and Don’t Look Now, for example. And Soderbergh has said directly that he drew inspiration from those movies. Nevertheless, he is, like Scorsese and Tarantino, a film encyclopedia who is able to adapt techniques that are less known to audiences.
YOUR WEEKLY WISDOM:
I need to see Rogue One another time, but here is my tentative ranking: 5, 4, 7, 6, RO, 1, 3, 2, Ewok movies, Clone Wars movie, Xmas special
— Peter Sciretta (@slashfilm) December 13, 2016