Five: Sid & Nancy, videotapes, tragic romance, and The Artist’s Responsibility

Gary Oldman doesn't like Sid & Nancy. He and the director, Alex Cox, don't seem to like one another at all, actually. Cox's issue with his once-lead actor seem to have to do with his objections to Oldman trashing the movie, which, other than Repo Man, is Cox's strongest film. Oldman, in response to questions … Continue reading Five: Sid & Nancy, videotapes, tragic romance, and The Artist’s Responsibility

One: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Character Building, and The Gift of Loss

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix's ranking on the Oldometer: 5/10 Gary Oldman character quality: Sirius Black is troubled, interesting, solid. Also has great hair. Does Gary die in this one? Yep. I didn't read the Harry Potter books when I was a kid. I recognize that this is weird for a millennial, … Continue reading One: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Character Building, and The Gift of Loss