Alright, it's that time. We covered a lot of our favorite movies from 2008. Now it's time for us to unveil what we think are some of the best films from the year. Below, you'll see each author's personal top 15, and then an overall Top 10. Each writer submitted a Top 15. I took … Continue reading Celebration of 2008 Recap: We Bought a Blog’s Top 10 of 2008
Most of the films we've talked about the past two weeks have been big blockbuster films that dominated the pop culture conversation for some amount of time. Breaking through to the populous is easy when you've got millions upon millions of dollars and a star-studded cast. It's much harder when you are a first-time writer, … Continue reading 2008 in Review: “Teeth” Remains the Cult Classic We Deserve
One of the most insane basketball movies ever made continues to be a fun movie to look back on. Will Ferrell may have released a better film later in the year, but "Semi-Pro" has got to be the most Ferrell movie ever made. Not only does it further embrace his weirdness that he showcased on "Saturday … Continue reading 2008 in Review: ‘Semi-Pro’
There are a few moments in the history of cinema that serve as complete game changers. The release of "Iron Man" should stand in that pantheon, as it altered the landscape of blockbuster filmmaking for the next 10 years. The film may not be perfect, but it felt revolutionary at the moment. Even so, I … Continue reading 2008 in Review: ‘Iron Man’
It is sometimes amazing how quickly time can pass. It feels like only yesterday that we were in the exciting time that was 2008, one of the best years of cinema in recent memory. Here at We Bought a Blog, we're going to look at some of those classic films through the next couple weeks. … Continue reading 10 Year Anniversary of 2008 in Pop Culture!