Top Five: A Comedic Script that Succeeds with Honesty

I like being surprised. I find that I’m not often surprised, but Top Five is exactly that…a pleasant surprise. Chris Rock offers a movie that is simultaneously funny, irreverent and thoughtful. Part social commentary, part comedic styling, it’s a movie that subtly delivers its message while it entertains. Rock is...
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Pi: Character Driven Screenwriting

Pi is certainly an interesting way to start a career. Darren Aronofsky’s directorial debut focuses on Max Cohen, a numbers theorist for whom the entire world is about mathematics and controlling his excruciating cluster headaches. The movie, filmed in black and white in such a way that is strangely suggestive...
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