David Archive

Movie Review: ‘Preggoland’

Greetings again from the darkness. Understanding women is an unrealistic goal for most men, though we never stop trying. The past couple of years have brought numerous indie films from female filmmakers (writers and directors) and despite all of the new insight, the level ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Bravetown’

Greetings again from the darkness. It’s a coming of age film. Nope, it’s small town Americana film. Wait … it’s a high school dance film. Hold on, it’s an anti-war film. Sorry about that, it’s a film about families struggling with grief. Not that ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Reality’

Greetings again from the darkness. For those who found last year’s Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) to be too linear and overly coherent, may I present the latest from writer/director Quentin Dupieux. You might recognize the name from his films that have ...Read More

USA FF Review: ‘Helicopter Mom’

Greetings again from the darkness. Just when it seems everything we say or do is offensive to someone and most every topic is considered politically incorrect, a movie shows up that seems to say it’s ok to be offensive if you are trying to ...Read More