Drama

Still the Water

This film was released a few weeks ago, but due to other commitments, I simply wasn’t able to watch it. That’s probably the most disappointing part of this review. I often say that I’ve discovered […]

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The Marijuana Conspiracy

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I sat down to watch a 2 hour film called The Marijuana Conspiracy that takes place in Toronto in 1972, particularly one based on a true story. The film […]

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86 Melrose Avenue

Sometimes when you watch a movie, you spend more time wondering why you’re still watching than you do analyzing the film. Other times, you don’t realize until the film is done and realize you won’t […]

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Shoplifters of the World

Shoplifters of the World has given me a new first… the first time I’ve seen a film state, “Based on true intentions.” “How does that make any sense?”, you ask. Well, let’s start with a […]

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Happy Cleaners

Happy Cleaners is a family drama about a Korean family searching for the American Dream. While there are humorous points in the film, it is primarily a look at the struggles of the family. The […]

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Bliss

This film feels very timely. We’re hearing stories about increases in opioid related deaths. We’re struggling to find human contact. Some people are wondering if we’re stuck inside a simulation. Then along comes Bliss and all […]

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Savage State

Have you ever finished a movie and said, “Yep… that was a movie.” I feel like that could be the end of this review. The film was not very good, it felt like the writer/director, […]

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If Not Now, When?

My wife and I sat down to watch If Not Now, When?  and we weren’t entirely sure what to expect. The trailer looked great, but the opening scenes to the film didn’t have the greatest actors […]

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One Good Reason

I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again, one of the greatest things about reviewing films is finding indie gems that I would have completely overlooked browsing on iTunes. Even better is that I […]

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Luxor

I made sure that I slept on Luxor before writing about it. Often, I find that when I dislike a film that letting it sink in for a day can change my opinion or at least […]