Posts Tagged ‘The Sixth Sense’

An In-depth Analysis of Shyamalan’s Films

Saturday, February 11th, 2017 by Rohan |

I don’t think anyone yet has gone in-depth to analyze a Shyamalan film than the ones by Dag Sødtholt, whose carefully, insightful pieces on The Sixth Sense; The Village; Signs; Lady in the Water and Unbreakable on the wonderful Montages International Magazine. Mr. Dag Sødtholt, a Norwegian film critic, not only focuses on the aforementioned titles,… continue reading »

Shyamalan & Jason Blum on The Visit

Sunday, July 12th, 2015 by Rohan |

M.Night Shyamalan is busy promoting the upcoming thriller The Visit — he was at the San Diego Comic-Con on Thursday, where they screened the film at the Gaslamp Theater. Deadline picked the talk between Jason Blum of Blum House (helping M.Night Shyamalan to produce The Visit) and Night himself. They talk in-depth how to scare… continue reading »

Haley Joel Osment on Shyamalan

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 by Rohan |

We will never forget the powerful performance of Haley Joel Osment in Shyamalan’s The Sixth Sense. As long as cinema is alive, Shymalan’s ghost drama will be cherished, and mainly the film will be recognized as one of the best thrillers of all time. What makes Shyamalan’s The Sixth Sense special, besides its plot and… continue reading »

The ‘Critics’ of M.Night Shyamalan

Saturday, July 27th, 2013 by Rohan |

Disney didn’t see the vision in the end and that broke the heart of M. Night Shyamalan. For Disney, Shyamalan made The Sixth Sense, which is one of the most profitable films of all time ($672 million worldwide). And the filmmaker did not cease writing and making films; Shyamalan continued to make films for Disney…. continue reading »

Music in the movies: James Newton Howard

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 by Rohan |

A movie’s music is one of its most important aspects; a characteristic that is often taken for granted.  A film can reveal so much within its music.  Beyond the creepy background music of thrillers that tells you the killer is around the corner, music has the ability to expose characters’ feelings, actions, and a film’s tensions…. continue reading »

M.Night Shyamalan Interviews

Sunday, November 28th, 2010 by Rohan |

Thanksgiving is over and hope you guys had a good one with your relatives and friends. This weekend I have been searching  the net for some important Shyamalan interviews and I selected 3 good ones which are not that long, but they are useful if you are an aspiring writer or director. The first video is… continue reading »

Shyamalan gave himself permission to do ‘Sixth Sense’

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 by Rohan |

M.Night Shyamalan sat with “American Film Institute” to talk about who gave  him the permission to make “The Sixth Sense” and how he  dived into filmmaking. The video is posted below and it’s a short clip, yet a important one for the fans, specially for those who are inspiring directors and writers.  

Devil featurette

Thursday, September 9th, 2010 by Rohan |

It’s an intriguing premise. A new behind the scenes featurette for DEVIL has been released. The featurette provides a few more clues into who or what the Devil might be, while also discussing the filmmakers’s perception for true horror. Chris Messina plays the lead role of Bowden, sobered-up homicide detective who is involved with a… continue reading »

Shyamalan embraces inner kid

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 by Rohan |

M.Night Shyamalan is known for spine-chilling thrillers with ghoulish final-frame twists like in The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable and The Village. But director M Night Shyamalan says he loved getting the chance to be a big kid again when making his latest film ‘extravaganza’ The Last Airbender. Based on a hit children’s TV series Avatar: The Last… continue reading »

M. Night Shyamalan: Critics never get me

Thursday, August 19th, 2010 by Rohan |

M. Night Shyamalan says he has learned to turn a blind eye to his detractors, particularly the ones across the pond. “I don’t know what’s going on with me and the critics in the United States. They’ve never got me and it’s getting worse!” said the filmmaker. Despite high praise for 1999’s The Sixth Sense, which… continue reading »