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Movie Review: ‘Capone’

Greetings again from the darkness. I was really hoping for a Josh Trank resurgence. When his FANTASTIC FOUR became one of the worst reviewed movies of 2015, he lost out on a chance to direct a Star Wars film. Given creative control as writer-director-editor, ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Finding Eden’

Greetings again from the darkness. Director Rodney Luis Aquino opens his first feature film on a happy and loving family consisting of father/husband, mother/wife, and son. They are a normal family who eat dinner together while discussing spitballs. The wife questions the husband’s “vacation ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Legion’

Review by James Lindorf “The Legion” came from the mind of the first-time writer and director, José Magán. Thoe he is new to the scene, Magán didn’t want to start small he wanted his first film to be an epic roman adventure. He began ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Valley Girl’ Musical

Review by James Lindorf Director Rachel Lee Goldenberg and writer Amy Talkington have revived the nearly 40-year-old Nicolas Cage comedy cult classic “Valley Girl” as a musical. Set in the era of excess where the only thing bigger than the hair were the attitudes, ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Clementine’

Greetings again from the darkness. A lovely opening sequence shows Karen in bed, the morning sun barely able to match the light of love emanating from inside her. We never see Karen’s lover’s face, but we hear D’s voice as the two ladies share ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘How To Build A Girl’

Greetings again from the darkness. British writer Caitlin Moran has adapted her own 2014 semi-autobiographical novel-memoir for the screen, because who better to write about the coming-of-age of a talented outcast than that talented outcast herself? Given the profusion of coming-of-age movies that hit ...Read More