Posts Tagged the wrestler

‘Big Fan’: ‘The Wrestler’ for the Rest of Us

By brian longtin • Sep 1st, 2009 • Category: watching

Where The Ram’s story is about an addiction to life in the spotlight, Paul Aufiero’s is about a working class brand of loyalty that looks an awful lot like religion, and all the contradictions that entails.



RS Remembering Wallace, Aronofsky Wrestling Rourke, Sony Snubbing Netflix

By brian longtin • Nov 22nd, 2008 • Category: side notes

An insightful look at the life of DFW, a discussion of over-and-under-rated directors, and a movie download battle continues.