You are Here » Home » Features

August 15, 2013
Spectacular-Now-Teller&Woodley

Let’s Talk Spectacular Now: A Rare, Everlasting Movie About Young Love

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Usually when falling in love, the inexperienced (and sometimes the experienced) are the most vulnerable with having clear communication and appropriate boundaries with each other. The mess of our…

Features
0
August 10, 2013
blue_jasmine

Lets Talk Blue Jasmine: Woody Allen’s Dark Comedic Glimpse into America’s Economic Condition

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  If Woody Allen’s beloved Midnight in Paris was an escapist Euro literary golden age fantasy, his Blue Jasmine is the stark nightmare of America’s “new normal” economic condition…all expressed…

News Chat
0
August 9, 2013
Tommy Wiseau

An interview with Tommy Wiseau

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Our very own Kenny Miles was able to get in a few questions with the director of cult classic “The Room” director Tommy Wiseau. Given the opportuniy our very…

Interviews
0
August 3, 2013
dirty-wars-6

Lets Talk: Dirty Wars Exposes Secret Kill Missions

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  With the press attention a documentary like Dirty Wars has received, one would’ve assumed it featured some shocking revelations. It does…and the art house audiences missed out judging from its…

Features
0
July 26, 2013
fruitvale_final

Lets Talk: Fruitvale Station

— Posted by Kenny Miles

Written and Directed by Ryan Googler Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Octavia Spencer, Melonie Diaz, Kevin Durand, Chad Michael Murray   Progressive Christian social justice activist/pastor Jim Wallis has referred to…

Features
0
July 25, 2013
maxresdefault

Let’s Talk 20 Feet From Stardom: A Delightful Reflection on Back Up Singer’s Past

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Music documentaries have a tendency to be bland and are rarely engaging subject matter. Sure there can be interesting, quirky, and funny stories, but nothing that grabs an audience…

Features
0
July 24, 2013
GIRL-MOST-LIKELY---0341---PhotoCredit₧Nicole-Rivelli

Let’s Talk ‘Girl Most Likely’: Wiig and Bening Needed a Better Script

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  The new family comedy-drama Girl Most Likely tells the story of Imogen (Kristen Wiig) being fired from her writing gig. She hits rock bottom when she sets up a…

Features
0
July 11, 2013
1001762_10151672408564197_1141845753_n

Nat Faxon & Jim Rash Reflect ‘Way Way Back’ on Their Lives, Previous Projects, and the Oscar Win

— Posted by Kenny Miles

    THE WAY, WAY BACK is the funny and poignant coming of age story of 14-year-old Duncan’s (Liam James) summer vacation with his mother, Pam (Toni Collette), her overbearing…

Interviews
0
June 28, 2013
great_gatsby_ver7_xlg

Flatsby: Will Baz Luhrmann’s Hollow Foray Be An Oscar Contender?

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  With wrapping up a better than expected box office  ($140 million and counting as of late June), a lukewarm to negative critical consensus (some reviewers were nasty) and mixed…

News Chat
0
June 27, 2013
AmericanAirlinesAiriplanes-730x486

American Airlines and Disney Launch Partnership for Planes

— Posted by Kenny Miles

American Airlines and Disney are collaborating to promote the latest children’s movie Planes. Below is a press release: AMERICAN AIRLINES AND DISNEY LAUNCH HIGH-FLYING COLLABORATION WITH “DISNEY’S PLANES”   LOS…

News Chat
0
June 20, 2013
main-denver-comic-con

So our Indie Movie Snob Attended Denver Comic-Con

— Posted by Kenny Miles

An estimated 48,000 attended this year’s Denver ComicCon almost double the attendees from last year. This could be a result in a bigger lineup including Star Trek actors William Shatner…

Features
0
June 7, 2013
Joel-Edgerton-Wish-You-Were-Here-Teresa-Palmer

All Signs Show Audiences Will Wish [They] Were Here

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Many summer indie movies try to wow audiences by offering exceptional, heavy handed Oscar (light) bait. Nothing seems to want to be in the business to provide characteristics of…

Features
0
May 28, 2013
julie-delpy-ethan-hawke-before-midnight1

Let’s Talk about ‘Before Midnight’: A Raw Portrait of Marriage

— Posted by Kenny Miles

    The complexities of marriage are a difficult relationship to showcase in the movies. Usually sultry affairs and superficial disrespect reign in the industry. Everyone wants to feel good…

Features
0
May 25, 2013
Frances Ha

Let’s Talk about ‘Frances Ha’: Insightful and Delightful Take on Modern Turbulent 20-Somethings

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  I recently read that Hollywood is experimenting with the idea of data crunching screenplays, which could rate the likelihood of a screenplay being a hit with audiences. With this…

Features
0
May 18, 2013
damned-620x259

Let’s Talk: Kiss of the Damned is a Sexually Dominate Vampire Romp

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Kiss of the Damned follows in the footsteps of throw back late 1970’s horror that are an emerging trend in the genre. More along the lines of House of…

Features
0
May 11, 2013
The Way Way Back

Beyond The Blockbusters: 2013 Indie Movie Summer Preview

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  The summer movie season is a time when people flock to multiplexes to catch the latest action movie, superhero saga, or all-star cast feature. However, tucked away in the…

Features
0
May 4, 2013
MUD-19538

MUD is Perfect Summer Movie Counter Programming for Almost Everyone

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Tis the season for big summer movies invading theaters for audiences. However, the movie MUD deserves your undivided attention and your hard earned money. Playing in limited release, MUD…

Features
0
April 25, 2013
24 copy

Unhung Hero Eager to Satisfy Audiences Beyond The Climatic SXSW Reception

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  One of the best movies at SXSW Film Festival (that few press people covered), but deserves to be seen by anyone who enjoys honest vulgarity and laughing was the…

Interviews
0
“Women need a reason for having sex, men just need a place.”

— Billy Crystal as Mitch Robbins from City Slickers, 1991

    Archives