TOAD ROAD’s Haunting Blurred Lines Between Art and Reality
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TOAD ROAD’s Haunting Blurred Lines Between Art and Reality

  I recently discovered that one of the more haunting films I’ve experienced in some time is available to stream via Shudder. 2012’s Toad Road,…

Anya Taylor-Joy’s Best Role of the Year: MORGAN
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Anya Taylor-Joy’s Best Role of the Year: MORGAN

Yes, you read that right, Morgan is Anya Taylor-Joy’s role of the year. While her actual acting chops are probably better displayed in the critically…

BAD MOMS, Good Movie: Funny, Irreverent, and Heartwarming
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BAD MOMS, Good Movie: Funny, Irreverent, and Heartwarming

As a parent, it’s easy to sympathize with wife and mother, Amy Mitchell (Mila Kunis). No parent goes through life without at some point wanting…

Twilight Time Brings 1968 Neo-Noir Mystery THE BOSTON STRANGLER to Blu-ray
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Twilight Time Brings 1968 Neo-Noir Mystery THE BOSTON STRANGLER to Blu-ray

What better time to release a film based on one of the most notorious murderers than in a time where true crime is all the…

Criterion’s THE HEART OF A DOG Has the Heart of an Artist
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Criterion’s THE HEART OF A DOG Has the Heart of an Artist

Last year’s critically acclaimed HBO film, Heart of a Dog, hits the Criterion Collection this morning. One of the big achievements that many filmmakers strive…

Criterion’s Release of THE EXECUTIONER is Killer
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Criterion’s Release of THE EXECUTIONER is Killer

Luis García Berlanga was a critically acclaimed writer, director, and actor from Spain. Born in 1921, he lived 89 years, leaving this earth 6 years…

IMPERIUM and White Power in the Post-Trump World
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IMPERIUM and White Power in the Post-Trump World

Imperium is the story of a young FBI agent, hungry to make his mark, who transforms himself to fit the mold of an intelligent rising…

This is Your God: THEY LIVE, We Sleep
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This is Your God: THEY LIVE, We Sleep

  “They Live” Trump artwork by Mitch O’Connell This week, the broken American electoral system once again elected a candidate other than the one that…

The Dragon’s Still Got It: THE MARTIAL ARTS KID
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The Dragon’s Still Got It: THE MARTIAL ARTS KID

Hayden Panettiere’s little brother teams ups with legit martial arts greats Don “The Dragon” Wilson, Cynthia Rothrock, and TJ Storm in this solid little family…

ICE AGE: On a COLLISION COURSE to Nowhere
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ICE AGE: On a COLLISION COURSE to Nowhere

After four films that were quite well received by critics and fans alike, the fifth installment of the Ice Age series has received far more…