Review: ‘Damsel’ Is A Western of the Highest Order

There’s a ton of things to say about Damsel, but the less you know the better. Toplined by Robert Pattinson and Mia Wasikowska, Damsel is a Western of the highest order. Skip reviews and just see this movie, but if you must read a bit more, here’s some non-spoiler stuff . . . Directed and … Continue reading Review: ‘Damsel’ Is A Western of the Highest Order

7 Facts To Know From “Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter”

If you love movies that are filled with eye-catching visuals, a sublime music score, and an inspired lead performance, Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter checks off all these boxes. Directed by David Zellner and starring Pacific Rim actress Rinko Kikuchi, the movie makes its Blu-ray debut today. For a Blu-ray review of Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter, please check out my post on Hollywood Outbreak. Here … Continue reading 7 Facts To Know From “Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter”

“Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter” Travels To Los Angeles & New York

Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter doesn't possess a narrative that's chock full of exposition but instead opts for a more sublime form of communication. Director David Zellner's story of a Japanese woman's (Oscar nominated actress Rinko Kukuchi) determined quest for a buried suitcase filled with cash is a visual and aural feast, giving us an immersive, … Continue reading “Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter” Travels To Los Angeles & New York