Daily Archives: May 12, 2014

Show Me No Money: Trust Me, reviewed.

Saxon Sharbino and Clark Gregg in "Trust Me," which Gregg wrote and directed.
Trust Me, the second feature film written and directed by Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.LD. star Clark Gregg, confounds pretty much any expectation you’re likely to bring to it. I reviewed it for The Dissolve.

Bring Me the Head of Han Solo

Harrison Ford believed Han Solo should die, and he was right. So let's kill him.

It was actually my pal Village Voice Film Editor Alan Scherstuhl who pitched me on this piece. When Disney announced the other week that Harrison Ford would be returning for at least one more Star Wars movie, Alan figured — and I immediately concurred — that it’s high time for Han Solo to receive the heroic demise that Ford wanted to give him in Return of the Jedi, 31 years ago. With apologies to Mike Ryan, whose work I admire, here’s why Solo gotta go-lo.
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