‘The Icarus Line Must Die’ Review: Los Angeles Rock Tale Hits The Right Notes

 

The Icarus Line Must Die is a narrative whose roots are embedded in documentary and the underground Los Angeles music scene. Director Michael Grodner also brings a No Wave Cinema aesthetic to the playground, and even with these myriad of influences, The Icarus Line Must Die thankfully carves a singular path.

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‘Izzy Gets The F**K Across Town’ Review: Mackenzie Davis Anchors Memorable L.A. Story

I’ve lived in Culver City, worked at Miracle Mile, and have traversed the somewhat tony confines of Los Feliz, and these areas are among the locales spotlighted in director Christian Papierniak’s seductively beguiling Izzy Gets The F**k Of Town. But neither the director or Los Angeles are the stars of the show. The Queen Bee is Mackenzie Davis, and she’s a huge reason for this movie’s creative success.

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Isabela Moner Talks “Captivating” Big Screen Experience of ‘Sicario: Day of the Soldado’

Sicario Day of The Soldado

 

One of the intriguing aspects of Sicario is experiencing a rather green FBI agent (Emily Blunt) realize the “land of wolves” that dominate the drug wars. With Sicario: Day of the Soldado, Isabela Reyes (Isabela Moner) gets a similar education. Audio of Moner discussing the film is below . . . 

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‘CinemAddicts’ Podcast Interview With ‘Eating Animals’ Director Christopher Quinn

Eating Animals, based on Jonathan Safran Foer’s book, takes an in-depth look at the destructive nature of factory farming. Directed by Christopher Quinn and narrated by Natalie Portman (who also produces), Eating Animals is a documentary that is definitely worth checking out. Below is the audio of my interview with Quinn.

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