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Review: “10 Cloverfield Lane”

“10 Cloverfield Lane” (2016) – If 1999’s “The Blair Witch Project” is the granddaddy of the found footage horror movie genre, then 2008’s “Cloverfield” is its badder and scarier grandson.   Instead of a remote, rural setting in which the snap of twigs - outside a tent in the middle of the night - gives the [...]

By |March 11th, 2016|Movie Reviews, Reviews, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tilda Swinton & Ralph Fiennes Star in “A Bigger Splash” Trailer

This star studded drama follows a famous aging rock star (Swinton) and her younger boyfriend as they vacation on the beautiful volcanic island of Pantelleria  Things take a dark turn when an old friend (Fiennes) and his daughter (Dakota Johnson) interrupt the serene getaway. The film is described as a "sensuous portrait of desire, jealousy and [...]

By |January 6th, 2016|Trailers, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Review: Macbeth

Macbeth is the latest film adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare. If you weren't forced to read it in high school, here is a summary. Scotland is in the middle of a war and few left are loyal to King Duncan. Macbeth (Michael Fassbender) is a leader in an army under the King. After [...]

By |December 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2013 Desperado LGBT Film Festival Short Films: A fistful of movies

With eleven films to see and review, the 2013 lineup of short films screened at the Desperado LGBT film festival on Saturday, January 26 provided an opportunity to experience a newer and more optimistic side of LGBT filmmaking. Previous festivals offered a bevy of films dealing with acceptance, politics and gay rights, especially when gay [...]

By |February 4th, 2013|Independent Film, Movie Reviews, Reviews, Uncategorized|0 Comments