‘The Clovehitch Killer’ Review: Something Thrilling (And Horrific) This Way Comes

  My main complaint with the absolute influx of streaming services is that there is an abundance of content out there, and it can be hard to dig through the cinematic junk to find that must see flick. If you're a mystery/thriller enthusiast, The Clovehitch Killer, headlined by Charlie Plummer (Lean on Pete) and Dylan … Continue reading ‘The Clovehitch Killer’ Review: Something Thrilling (And Horrific) This Way Comes

Review: ‘Between Us’ (Ben Feldman, Olivia Thirlby)

One of the drawbacks of attempting to watch a movie a day is, if you’re a horrible planner, you’ll spend a lot of wasted time wondering which movie you’ll want to see on that given day. Close to an hour of Netflix browsing led me to Between Us, which I initially viewed as an insightful, … Continue reading Review: ‘Between Us’ (Ben Feldman, Olivia Thirlby)

Ethan Hawke Is “Born To Be Blue” In Chet Baker Film

  Ethan Hawke takes on one of his most challenging roles to date with Born To Be Blue, a look into the life of famed (and troubled) jazz trumpeter Chet Baker. Also known as for his mesmeric and smooth vocal stylings, Baker was one of the leaders of the West Coast jazz scene, and the … Continue reading Ethan Hawke Is “Born To Be Blue” In Chet Baker Film

DVD Review: “Bird People” Takes Flight With Josh Charles

  Bird People (IFC Films, 128 minutes)  is that rare film that, if you're open to discovery, may temporarily put you in a different state of mind. Though it's a spiritual cousin to the frenetic, surrealistic visions of Birdman, Bird People takes on an entirely different route, inviting viewers to fly (and not jump) through … Continue reading DVD Review: “Bird People” Takes Flight With Josh Charles

DVD Review: “The Best Offer” Finds Geoffrey Rush In A Hitchcockian Thriller

Director Giuseppe Tornatore (Cinema Paradiso, Malena) is obsessed with love and time's bittersweet relationship and, in his best moments, he's dished out several cinematic gems (Cinema Paradiso, Malena, The Legend of 1900, and the underrated The Star Maker). In our youth, the tides of passion crashing on our shores, but as the years exact their … Continue reading DVD Review: “The Best Offer” Finds Geoffrey Rush In A Hitchcockian Thriller