Midnight Special: Rising from the Rubble

Digging Deeper devotes this video essay to Jeff Nichols’ Midnight Special, building a case that beneath the surface, the film offers a critique of modern big-budget filmmaking and the current cultural infatuation with the superhero genre, specifically the practice of glorifying city destruction in modern blockbusters.

Digging Deeper

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Sci-Fi Thriller


Sci-Fi Thriller


Jeff Nichols


Midnight Special