FOUR SHEETS TO THE WIND

3.5 Stars
Year Released: 2006
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 91 minutes

2007 SUNDANCE DRAMATIC COMPETITION! Tell me if you’ve heard this one before: A man in his mid-twenties is faced with the death of a relative and goes to another environment to find out who he truly is…


Posted on January 24, 2007 by

NOISE

3 Stars
Year Released: 2006
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 109 minutes

2007 SUNDANCE WORLD DRAMATIC COMPETITION FEATURE! Finally, a decent thriller with a fresh take on the whole “group of mysterious murders” genre, one where the sound makes all the difference…


Posted on January 24, 2007 by

WEAPONS

1 Stars
Year Released: 2007
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 0 minutes

2007 SUNDANCE DRAMATIC COMPETITION FEATURE! Adam Bhala Lough wrote and directed this film but any film student with a penchant for violence could pick up a camera and film the exact same movie…


Posted on January 24, 2007 by

ANOTHER DAY DONE…AND MATISYAHU

ANOTHER DAY DONE…AND MATISYAHU

Got a decent five hours of sleep last night and woke up at six in the morning and got to the Yarrow theater for the first film of the day. Mark and I went and got some energy drinks and Mark decided to take a quick nap before the first film. So I was able […]



Posted on January 22, 2007 by

COMRADES IN DREAMS

3.5 Stars
Year Released: 2006
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 102 minutes

2007 SUNDANCE WORLD DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION FEATURE! All of the theater owners bring something new to the table and are fascinating to watch, plus the fact that it is different than the standard shakey-cam documentary is commendable, even if sometimes the technical aspects of it seem so scripted…


Posted on January 22, 2007 by

HEAR AND NOW

4 Stars
Year Released: 2006
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 86 minutes

2007 SUNDANCE DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION! This is truly an intimate portrait into the lives of a remarkable couple as they struggle to get, and ultimately cope with, this life-changing surgery…


Posted on January 22, 2007 by

I DISLIKE NICK CANNON EVEN MORE NOW

I DISLIKE NICK CANNON EVEN MORE NOW

So yeah, yesterday was my first day of actually seeing films and I have to share with you guys the horror of Nick Cannon. He stars in the film “Weapons” and he is absolutely atrocious in the film. I first didn’t really like him in the film “”Bobby” and this film affirmed for me the […]



Posted on January 20, 2007 by

THE LEGACY

3.5 Stars
Year Released: 2005
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 76 minutes

2007 SUNDANCE WORLD DRAMATIC COMPETITION FEATURE! Simplicity; sometimes the most simple of stories can be the most effective. Cinema today is plagued with ridiculous budgets and even more ridiculous stories…


Posted on January 19, 2007 by

1ST DAY OF SUNDANCE DOWN

1ST DAY OF SUNDANCE DOWN

Okay so here we go. Today was the first day of the festival and there really wasn’t a film to watch so myself along with the rest of the Film Threat crew (Mark and Jaime), so we decided to go on to the Airborne lounge which was a ton of fun. Well before I get […]



Posted on January 18, 2007 by

NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM

2.5 Stars
Year Released: 2006
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 108 minutes

Ben Stiller is at the front of the large pack of ensemble cast-ites, but with no major revelations. The problem with Stiller’s acting is that you have seen him in the bumbling zero to hero role before, and he’s not even trying to give subtle differences anymore…


Posted on December 29, 2006 by

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