Category: Film Reviews

BRIGSBY BEAR Film Review

Now playing at the Landmark Theater In lower Manhattan Directed by Dave McCary Written by Kevin Costello and Kyle Mooney Starring Kyle Mooney, Beck Bennett, Claire Danes, Mark Hamill, Jane Adams, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Greg Kinnear, Kate Lyn Sheil, Ryan…

Meet the Real People of DETROIT

YouTube Vignettes Courtesy Annapurna Pictures The verisimilitude of the film is stunning and audiences will feel as if they are eye witnesses. A report of gunshots near a National Guard staging area during the week of a violent urban uprising…

DETROIT Film Review

DETROIT belongs to that pantheon of films – narrative as well as documentary – successfully addressing, or earnestly trying to address, the enormity of America’s racist and bigoted nature. This reviewer believes the challenges and risks are greater for commercial…

THE SKYJACKERS TALE Film Review

  Director Jamie Kastner’s tour de force opened in New York City June 30, New Orleans four days ago and is scheduled for Santa Monica three days from now, so, the late publishing of this review back here in the…

47 METERS DOWN Film Review

Director: Johannes Roberts (THE OTHER SIDE OF THE DOOR, STORAGE 24) Writers: Johannes Roberts, Ernest Riera (THE OTHER SIDE OF THE DOOR). Director of Photography: Mark Silk (Underwater director of photography for CAPTAIN PHILLIPS, TABOO TV Series.) 89 Minutes Two…

Netflix’s WAR MACHINE Review

  loading classifieds…     So, it’s * instead of the ***** I was anticipating several weeks ago after notification of the made-for-Netflix film’s impending release that I first mistook as a war movie in the vein of FURY then…