Film Reviews

REVIEW: Zola (2021)

“Y’all wanna hear a story about why me & this bitch here fell out? It’s kind of long but full of suspense.” With those two simple sentences, the epic poem of Zola was born. Perhaps the first long-form Twitter story to be made into a…

Apple TV+, TV Reviews

TV REVIEW: Calls (2021)

It’s not in the official description, but it might as well: If the world is a pool, Calls is the deep end where the The Twilight Zone dares not enter. Yes, the new Apple TV+ series from Fede Álvarez can be that bizarre. The U.S….

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Earthquake Bird (2019)

“Death follows me” states Lucy Fly (Vikander), a troubled Swedish ex-pat working as a translator in Tokyo, where she has been living for a little over five years. She has her own house, plays in a string quartet and begins a passionate relationship with enigmatic…


Freedom and Liberation in Mad Max: Fury Road

Geographically, Mad Max: Fury Road ends exactly where it begins. After a short prologue detailing the descent of the world and of humanity, we find ourselves deep within the Citadel, held and run by the tyrannical Immortan Joe. We watch as Max is brought there,…

Film Reviews, Films

REVIEW: Under The Silver Lake (2019)

“Maybe there are people out there who are more important than us, more powerful, communicating things in the world that are meant for only them and not for us.” Despite a troubling distribution schedule after hitting the festival circuit, David Robert Mitchell’s follow up to…

News + Trailers

Chilling New Trailer For Netflix’s ‘Hold The Dark’ Released

[youtube] “A gripping psychological thriller unfolds in the treacherous Alaskan wilderness when a retired wolf expert is summoned to investigate a child’s disappearance.” Directed by: Jeremy Saulnier Cast: Jeffrey Wright, Alexander Skarsgård, Riley Keough Release Date: September 28th, 2018 (Netflix)

Comedy, Crime, Film Reviews

REVIEW: Logan Lucky (2017)

From time to time directors need to take a break, and I get it. Filmmaking must be an exhausting and difficult process. Even the great Stanley Kubrick took a well-deserved 12-year break between ‘Full Metal Jacket’ (1987) and ‘Eyes Wide Shut’ (1999). So when Oscar-winning…

Film Reviews, Horror, Mystery, Z - 2017

REVIEW: It Comes At Night (2017)

Written by Noah Jackson ‘It Comes at Night’ stars Joel Edgerton, Carmen Ejogo (of ‘Selma‘), Christopher Abbott, and Riley Keough (of Netflix’s ‘The Discovery‘) in a psychological horror-thriller written and directed by Trey Edward Shults, the filmmaker behind 2015’s indie darling ‘Krisha‘. It centers around…