CLAUDIA AND PAUL (DVD)

4 Stars
Year Released: 2009
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 127 minutes

This DVD can actually change the way you perceive the world…


Posted on February 28, 2010 by

OUT IN THE SILENCE

3 Stars
Year Released: 2009
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 56 minutes

An uneven but often disturbing view of anti-gay intolerance in small-town America…


Posted on February 28, 2010 by

WE ALL FALL DOWN

3.5 Stars
Year Released: 2000
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 92 minutes

This is not exactly a happy movie, but its overall message is one of hope in the most barren of places…


Posted on February 27, 2010 by

TRIPTYCH

4.5 Stars
Year Released: 2010
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 78 minutes

Like many filmmakers, I tend to watch movies with a critical eye, ready to pounce on any technical-flaws, writing inconsistencies and acting problems. Shockingly, I could find very little to upset me about “Triptych”…


Posted on February 27, 2010 by

EASIER WITH PRACTICE

4 Stars
Year Released: 2009
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 101 minutes

IN LIMITED RELEASE IN NY AND LA! First time writer-director Kyle Patrick Alvarez’s film “Easier With Practice” could pose a problem for him when he moves onto his next project…


Posted on February 26, 2010 by

CLOUD CUCKOO LAND

4.5 Stars
Year Released: 2008
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 17 minutes

A startlingly original and powerful vision of the film musical…


Posted on February 26, 2010 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: FLYING PADRE

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of classic and kooky flicks that can be found only on bootlegged videos and DVD. This week, Phil goes up in the air with Stanley Kubrick…



Posted on February 26, 2010 by

YOKWE BARTOWE

4.5 Stars
Year Released: 2010
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 90 minutes

Are you having problems locating a genuinely original, intriguing and entertaining independent film? Then set your sights on the Marshall Islands…


Posted on February 25, 2010 by

“TROLL 2″ DOC “BEST WORST MOVIE” HITTING THEATERS IN 2010!

Everyone’s favorite terrible movie gets the documentary treatment, and you’ll get to see it at a theater near you…



Posted on February 25, 2010 by

P.J.: AN INTERVIEW WITH FILMMAKER RUSS EMANUEL

Once in a while, a film comes along that forever changes our lives. Russ Emanuel manages to do this in “P.J.”—an award-winning film concerning an ordinary man’s extraordinary insight…



Posted on February 24, 2010 by

MAKE WAY FOR TOMORROW: CRITERION COLLECTION (DVD)

5 Stars
Year Released: 2010
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 92 minutes

The early Hollywood studio system loved to sensationalize. A property rooted in character would turn melodramatic for the populace, making true drama a rarity for the time. Leo McCarey’s “Make Way for Tomorrow” (1937) is this kind of rarity…


Posted on February 24, 2010 by

FILM THREAT RETURNS!

I never thought I’d see a world without Film Threat, and now I won’t have to suffer that nightmare any longer because I’m happy to announce that Film Threat is back!



Posted on February 23, 2010 by

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