Who Are You, Really? And Who Do You Want To Be? – Coherence (2013)

It's a classic horror movie trope: a group of friends/family members/co-workers/etc. gather for dinner/games night/vacation/etc and over the course of the night/weekend/winter/etc, some outside force beyond their ken terrorizes them. As the suspense and tension mounts, decisions are made, lives are upended, and our darkest fears become reality. It's what underpins everything from House on Haunted …

Dark: Loops and Choices – A Primer on the Grandfather Paradox

This is a guest post by Aidan Hailes, and only the second article we've ever published about Netflix's Dark. We hope you enjoy this deep dive look at the paradoxes of time travel. The core of Netflix’s 2017 drama series Dark is time travel. Talked about, meditated over, and weighed as fantastical or terrible by …

Favorite: Silent Character Extras in a Lynch Work

Here at 25YLSite, we handle a lot of heavy lifting. Analysis, interpretation, deep discussion, introspective interviews… you name it, we’ve got it. “Favorites” is our new series that takes a lighter approach to the material we normally cover. Each week, one of our writers will take you through their list of favorites – whether it’s …