Articles Posted in the Reviews Category

  • Spaceman – Review

      Spaceman is loosely based on the story of Major League Baseball pitcher Bill ‘Spaceman” Lee. If you love baseball, and are a fan of Bill, then this is the film for you. The first half of the film shows Bill’s quick spiral down and falling out of the league. Surrounded by a green fog Bill […]

  • Edge of Winter – Review

    Writer/Director Rob Connolly’s feature directorial debut Edge of Winter is a thrilling view into human nature when tested by extreme situations. Joel Kinnaman (Suicide Squad) plays Elliot Baker a down on his luck man whose only joy in life is his two estranged sons. When Elliot’s ex-wife drops the boys off for a rare visit […]

  • Nightmare Code : A Thought-provoking Suspenseful Sci-Fi Thriller

    Nightmare Code is a thought-provoking suspenseful sci-fi thriller film with a fantastic live, realistic viewpoint and tie-in to our modern computer era. Starting with a terrible event, the film turns into a slow burn which is essential to the view of a coder’s life. Stick with it, just as you get settled in, you’ll slowly […]

  • Five Opinions on Revolutionary War Based Films and TV Series

    1776 A wonderful and entertaining film about the birth of our country, 1776 is a film adaption of a stage musical. With entertaining and meaningful songs, the film focuses on the Continental Congress and the writing of the Declaration of Independence. With many comedic moments as well as an important story, this is a great […]

  • The Hunted – Review

    Josh Stewart in his writing and directorial debut The Hunted comes out swinging. Hard. (And, yes that boxing pun is intentional). He throws you deep into the woods and then turns off the flashlight. Fear comes at you from all directions. There is no place to hide. I grew up in the South and spent […]

  • Hamlet – Review

    Bruce Ramsay’s adaptation and directorial debut Hamlet (in which Bruce also stars as Hamlet) premiered in Canada back in 2011. It was received quite well nabbing eight Leo nominations, and won Best Costume Design for the lovely creations that assist in establishing Hamlet’s world set in the 40s. Last year Hamlet made its way Stateside to […]

  • Hunt vs Lauda: Documentary

    Hunt v Lauda F1’s Greatest Racing Rivals is an account of the exciting 1976 Grand Prix season about the battle between the Ferrari and McLaren Race teams. The story is told with some firsthand accounts from Ferrari’s Daniele Audetto and others about the British born James Hunt and Austrian born Niki Lauda in the season’s […]

  • Encore of Tony Duran : Review

    I have to admit that if I went purely off the trailer alone, I don’t think I would have tried The Encore of Tony Duran. This isn’t to say the trailer is particularly bad. It’s the fact that indie films can be very hit and miss when it comes to heartfelt dramas, with many missing […]

  • Ender’s Game : A Beautiful Thing to Behold

    For Ender’s Game, I went in completely blind to the storyline. I didn’t read the book so that I would retain that first initial feeling of awe this trailer gave me. This is another movie that benefited from excellent marketing. The trailers only tell us so much, hinting at the enormity of the world building […]

  • Songs for Amy : Experience the Highs and Lows of Love and Friendships

    Songs for Amy is a romantic comedy and drama tale filmed in the gorgeous backdrop of Galway, Ireland backed by a lot of great music. The story follows the relationship between Sean O’Malley (Sean Maguire) and Amy (Lorna Anderson). Sean Maguire’s excellent performance will have you feeling as if this is his true life story. […]