Movie Love: Maia Mitchell Discusses “Raw” Beauty Of ‘Once’

Directed with visual and storytelling brio from Elijah Bynum, Hot Summer Nights is a 1991 Cape Cod set drama that co-stars Maia Mitchell. During my chat with Mitchell, the actress talked about her love for the 2007 feature Once.  Along with her role in Hot Summer Nights, Mitchell will also be seen in the indie … Continue reading Movie Love: Maia Mitchell Discusses “Raw” Beauty Of ‘Once’

‘Hot Summer Nights’ Review: Timothée Chalamet Headlines Visually Arresting Coming Of Age Flick

There will be a ton of style versus substance arguments with Hot Summer Nights, director/writer Elijah Bynum’s visually hypnotic and balls out homage to such features as Goodfellas and Boogie Nights. Is this movie more than a series of beautifully composed shots and a wonderfully curated soundtrack (kudos for the use of The Outfield’s “Your … Continue reading ‘Hot Summer Nights’ Review: Timothée Chalamet Headlines Visually Arresting Coming Of Age Flick

Armie Hammer Talks “Enthralled” Emotions of ‘Call Me By Your Name’

There are so many things to love about Call Me By Your Name, but at its root the film holds a universal truth and depth of feeling that is has been or will be shared by most people. During the press conference for the film, Armie Hammer discussed why the movie has left a deep … Continue reading Armie Hammer Talks “Enthralled” Emotions of ‘Call Me By Your Name’

‘Mad Men’ Star Kiernan Shipka Teleports In ‘One & Two’ Trailer

Life after Mad Men for Kiernan Shipka apparently takes place in a seemingly remote countryside, surrounded by a domineering father and a healthy dose of family tragedy. At least that's what the intriguing trailer to One & Two suggests. Directed by Andrew Droz Palermo, the storyline centers on siblings Zac and Eva (Homeland's Timothée Chalamet and Shipka) who live under the strict hand … Continue reading ‘Mad Men’ Star Kiernan Shipka Teleports In ‘One & Two’ Trailer