DIGITAL CELLULOID – ISSUE 218: SAD BEFORE TIME

Digital Celluloid, a comic strip by artist Chris Cirillo, pokes fun at the films of today, tomorrow and yesterday. Whether it is a classic or an upcoming blockbuster, no film is safe! This week, we take a big old nostalgia trip with a classic animated drama about five young dinosaurs… all the feels…

Posted on August 27, 2014 in Digital Celluloid, Features by

NEBRASKA

In the role of a lifetime, Bruce Dern pulls off that masterful magic trick that few thespian sorcerers can ever hope to achieve. He turns an impenetrable, unremarkable character into a sympathetic, compelling man…

Posted on November 22, 2013 in Reviews by

DIGITAL CELLULOID – ISSUE 162: PACIFIC GRIM

So there’s this new movie about giant monsters fighting giant robots. When that is the premise, there is a fine line between useful and pointless character development…

Posted on July 31, 2013 in Digital Celluloid, Features by

BLACKBIRD

It really pissed me off – and I mean that as the highest compliment…

Posted on July 1, 2013 in Reviews by

FLAMINGOS

The film’s three main characters may not be likable, but the lurid glare of their intensity is riveting…

Posted on April 28, 2013 in Reviews by

THE MIND IS A LIAR AND A WHORE

“The Mind is a Liar and a Whore” is the apt title for director/writer Antero Alli’s entertaining and illuminating feature which uses the situation of a bio-terrorist attack in a US city to explore the many strategies which the human mind invents to cope with the uncertainties of life…

Posted on October 21, 2012 in Reviews by

DONOR

2011 SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SELECTION! Hate men? “Donor” will feed your fire. Lumbering towards its staggeringly depressing finale, Mark Afable Meily’s potent downer rolls out a human doormat, then soils it with the dirty feet of an immature sociopath…

Posted on June 8, 2011 in Reviews by

NORDWAND

I am no expert on mountain climbing films. That said, I think I can safely say this may be the best one you will ever see…

Posted on October 7, 2010 in Reviews by