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'Fire at Sea' Review

Ok Though Fire at Sea does well at establishing its message, it fails to evolve into a full-fledged narrative.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Kim Jones

'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' Review: Half Magic

Good news for Potter-heads, really only OK news for everyone else

Ok Say you’re JK Rowling and find yourself sitting on a property that practically prints cash. It would only make sense that you’d find it somewhat difficult to leave all that behind. Probably.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 Alex De Vore

'Looking Through a Glass Onion: Deconstructing The White Album' Review

Ok Composer Scott Freiman’s love for The Beatles runs so deep, he’s considered one of the world’s foremost Fab Four scholars (yes, scholar). Thus, with his new filmed lecture, Looking Through a Glass Onion: ...

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Alex De Vore

'Christine' Review

Ok If you were around in the 1970s, you may remember when newscaster Christine Chubbuck shot herself live on the air during a broadcast.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Kim Jones

'Keeping up with the Joneses' Review

Ok Holding up undercover identities was easy for the Joneses in 30 foreign countries. But less than a week in the suburbs in the USA, and they’re blown in a big way.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Julie Ann Grimm

'No Light and No Land Anywhere' Review

Ok Her eyelids lay heavy, struggling not to shutter completely over her hazel-spotted pale blue eyes. Tears crystallize, balancing upon the bottom lids, grasping to defy gravity.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Jonny Leather

'Author: The JT LeRoy Story' Review

Ok When a young man penetrates the literary scene in the early years of the century, he’s compared to William Faulkner and Flannery O’Connor.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 Julie Ann Grimm

'The Magnificent Seven' Review

Ok Hold onto your hats, because here comes another remake—this time in the form of legendary Western The Magnificent Seven (which was itself a retelling of Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai).

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Alex De Vore

'Harry and Avis' Review

Ok Billed as an indie rom-com, this simple story leaves a lot to the imagination. Although the title suggests otherwise, and despite how Avis takes up her share of the screen, it’s more of a story about Harry.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Julie Ann Grimm

'Hell or High Water' Review:

O, Coen Brothers, Where Art Thou?

Ok About 30 minutes into Hell or High Water, an unfortunate thought occurs: It’s trying to be a Blood Simple/Fargo kind of Coen Brothers film, but it’s failing.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 Alex De Vore
 
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