Posts Tagged ‘Sam Watermeier’

This Magic Moment: Offbeat Heroes at Their Finest

In honor of "Guardians of the Galaxy" coming to theaters this weekend, Sam takes a look at some other offbeat superheroes and their finest moments.
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Venus in Fur

Roman Polanski's latest film is one of his most intriguing tales of treachery.

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The Yap’s Own Joshua Hull in the Director’s Chair

Film Yap writer Joshua Hull is finding himself in the position of the filmmakers he writes about on this website.

This Magic Moment: The Terminator (1984)

If you're looking for a robot nightmare more vivid and focused than "Transformers," look no further than this 1984 classic.

This Magic Moment: Unforgiven (1992)

In this first entry of his new weekly column, Sam writes about a powerful scene in which Clint Eastwood sheds his decades-old tough-guy veneer.


Jon Favreau's best film emerges as a perfect food movie.

The Matrix (1999)

Popcorn entertainment fused with philosophy, "The Matrix" is one of the best films of the '90s and a prophecy for the world today.

Sam’s Top 10 Films of 2013

2013 was a fun, enriching year at the movies. Here's what Sam's heart told him were the year's best films.