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Who Framed Roger Rabbit, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was released in 1988. (Image: Elena Scotti , Disney, Shutterstock)

Who Framed Roger Rabbit: An Oral History

Robert Zemeckis‘ animated/live-action hybrid noir murder mystery broke boundaries of filmmaking technology and technique, and 32 years later it’s every bit as fresh, warm, and funny as it ever was. Starring Bob Hoskins as gumshoe PI Eddie Valiant on the trail of a sex scandal involving a Hollywood studio bigwig,…

The Greatness Of Jurassic Park Comes From Its Many Bad Ideas

The Greatness Of Jurassic Park Comes From Its Many Bad Ideas

Bad ideas are the fuel that makes good stories go. If characters in movies, books, television, etc. made good choices all the time, we wouldn’t enjoy sharing in their trials and tribulations half as much. While thinking about that idea, the first thing that jumped into my mind was a…