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The Best of the First Two Thirds of 2016

As we wrap up August and charge headfirst into September, I wanted to sort of put a bow on everything that’s come before the impending fall festival season. That way, it could focus us clearly on the awards contenders to come, all the while remembering the hopefuls from the parts[...]

The Best of the First Half of 2016

Time just freaking flies, doesn’t it? We’re now in July and officially in the second half of the year, which means one thing…it’s time for my mid year look at the best of the first half! As of today, July 1st, I’ve seen only a movie or two below the[...]

RIP Anton Yelchin (1989-2016)

Tragic. Just tragic. That’s the one word going through my mind again and again since word came out yesterday afternoon that actor Anton Yelchin had died in a car accident. He was only 27, taken from us far too soon, and it’s one of those untimely deaths that I’m just[...]

“Everybody Wants Some″ and “Sing Street”: The Best of the First Third of 2016

Wow! Is the year moving quickly or is it just me? With it now being May, we’ve officially finished up with the first third of the calendar. As such, I wanted to once again highlight the best of the year so far, consisting of my top ten and various awards[...]

“Green Room” is more evidence of Jeremy Saulnier as a very exciting young filmmaker

Those of you who have seen Jeremy Saulnier’s previous movie Blue Ruin know just how talented a filmmaker he is. Now, with Green Room, he has doubled down on his mastery and upending of genre. This is a ridiculously entertaining thriller that doubles down on the blood, guts, and carnage,[...]

“Demolition” and “Green Room”: Films to see in April

We’re officially on to the second quarter of the year folks. As such, I have once again taken this first part of a new month to go over some new releases worth looking out for. It’s April now, so much like the seasons, films are changing. Yes, we’re slowly moving[...]