Movie Reviews Archive

Movie Review: ‘Slut In A Good Way’

Review by Jacquelin Hipes Teenage heartbreak — particularly that of teenage girls — provides ample fodder for melodrama. We feel things more acutely and perceive the stakes of any relationship more sharply in that transitory period between child and adult. Much of the charm ...Read More

Movie Short Review: ‘Here & Beyond’

Review by David Ferguson Greetings again from the darkness. The idea of time travel is fascinating … just ask Bill and Ted, who, by the way, recently announced their upcoming new adventure. In contrast, the reality of dementia is beyond cruel. Slowly losing the ...Read More

Documentary Review: ‘Tigerland’

Review by James Lindorf Academy Award-winning Director Ross Kauffman’s Tigerland is a look at preservation efforts in Russia and India, two of the big cats’ primary territories. Joining Kauffman as a producer is Oscar-winner Fisher Stevens (The Cove) who is no stranger to moving ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Pet Graveyard’

Review By Wesley Collins As living and breathing vessels with thoughts outside of ourselves, I’d like to think we as humans all explore the world of death through thought and imagination. We think about death so much we often times bring about our own ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Trading Paint’

Review by James Lindorf Trading Paint is the second feature-length film for Director Karzan Kader (Bekas) and was written by first time writer Craig R. Welch and Greg Gerani (Pumpkinhead). Trading Paint explores the world of dirt track racing and stars John Travolta, Toby ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Mustang’

Greetings again from the darkness. A herd of wild horses frolic and gallop and relax in the prairies that separate majestic peaks of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Suddenly the peace being enjoyed by the horses is interrupted by the deafening noise of a ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Gloria Bell’

Greetings again from the darkness. Having previously mentioned my general annoyance at the frequency of which the ‘Americanization’ of World Cinema projects occur, I was initially dismayed to hear about the remake of the excellent Chilean film GLORIA. That 2013 featured a terrific performance ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Hummingbird Project’

Greetings again from the darkness. More. Better. Faster. Most industries have those goals, and this story from French-Canadian writer-director Kim Nguyen focuses on high-frequency stock traders … particularly a race between two competitive firms to cut one millisecond off the processing time. We learn ...Read More