Film Review: Lava (2019)

Directed by: Ayar Blasco Synopsis: Deborah, a lonely and disenfranchised tattoo artist, endeavours to save herself and her town from an alien invasion. In a first for this site, I've been given the opportunity to review an animated feature film, and while such an occasion might be befitting of a write-up of Toy Story, Shrek, … Continue reading Film Review: Lava (2019)

Film Review: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) – Special Scene-by-Scene Breakdown

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef and Eli Wallach Directed by: Sergio Leone Synopsis: The year is 1862, and the Civil War is taking thousands of lives each day. Families ripped apart, brothers fighting brothers, and an ungodly amount of blood is being shed. For three bounty hunters, however, there's something much more important to … Continue reading Film Review: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) – Special Scene-by-Scene Breakdown

Film Review: Confession (2020)

Starring: Gary C. Stillman, Gavin Lyall, Queena DeLany, Jo Kuzelka, Bailey Barnick, Charlie Heinberg and Cynthia Martells Directed by: Daniel C. Nyiri Synopsis: For two detectives Dean McCallum (Lyall) is an enigma; is he a psychopath, is he a serial killer? Does he suffer from multiple personalities, could he potentially be possessed by demons? Or … Continue reading Film Review: Confession (2020)

Film Review: White Lie (2019)

Starring: Kacey Rohl, Amber Anderson, Martin Donovan, Thomas Olajide and Connor Jessup Directed by: Yonah Lewis and Calvin Thomas Synopsis: Katie Arneson (Rohl) has cancer, or at least that's what she claims. For Katie, placebos, a shaved head and starvation is all it takes to become a poster child, a campus celebrity, and to earn … Continue reading Film Review: White Lie (2019)

Film Review: For a Few Dollars More (1965)

"Where life had no value, death sometimes had its price. That is why the bounty hunters appeared." Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volonté, Mario Brega, Luigi Pistilli, Aldo Sambrell and Klaus Kinski Directed by: Sergio Leone Synopsis: When Douglas Mortimer (Van Cleef) arrives into town, he quickly learns of a fellow bounty … Continue reading Film Review: For a Few Dollars More (1965)

Film Review: John Carpenter’s The Fog (1980)

"This town sits around for one hundred years and nothing happens. One night and everything falls apart." Starring: Adrienne Barbeau, Tom Atkins, Jamie Lee Curtis, Janet Leigh, Nancy Loomis, Charles Cyphers, Darwin Joston and Hal Holbrook Directed by: John Carpenter Synopsis: Antonio Bay is one hundred years old, and as the residents of this little … Continue reading Film Review: John Carpenter’s The Fog (1980)

Film Review: Letter To You (2020)

Starring: Roy Bittan, Jake Clemons, Charlie Giordano, Nils Lofgren, Patti Scialfa, Bruce Springsteen, Garry Tallent, Stevie Van Zandt and Max Weinberg Directed by: Thom Zimny Synopsis: A tribute to The E Street Band, rock 'n' roll, and the way music has shaped Bruce Springsteen's life, this Thom Zimny documentary captures Bruce reflecting on love and … Continue reading Film Review: Letter To You (2020)

Film Review: By Night’s End (2020)

Starring: Michelle Rose, Kurt Yue and Michael Aaron Milligan Directed by: Walker Whited Synopsis: A struggling couple, haunted by past events and troubled by an uncertain future, become embroiled in a life or death search for a hidden fortune when several murderous lunatics break into their home in the middle of the night. Recent years … Continue reading Film Review: By Night’s End (2020)

Film Review: A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volonté, José Calvo, Marianne Koch, Wolfgang Luckschy, Joe Egger, Sieghardt Rupp, Mario Brega and Bruno Carotenuto Directed by: Sergio Leone Synopsis: A mysterious stranger arrives in the small town of San Miguel and becomes embroiled in an ongoing feud between rival families - the Rojos and the Baxters - who … Continue reading Film Review: A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

Film Review: Tombstone Rashomon (2017)

Starring: Adam Newberry, Jesse Lee Pachecho, Christine Doidge, Benny Lee Kennedy, Jason Graham and Eric Schumacher Directed by: Alex Cox Synopsis: On October 27th, 1881, a time-traveling video crew arrived in Tombstone, AZ to film the gunfight at the OK Corral. Realising they were a day late, they settled for interviewing the survivors. Alex Cox … Continue reading Film Review: Tombstone Rashomon (2017)