Mar 21 - 27, 2013 
Stoker

Film Review

Stoker

Korean filmmaker goes goth in beautiful, baffling psychothriller

By Devin D. O’Leary
This hyper-gothic thriller is one ravishing and confusing chimeraas if Terrence Malick had directed an episode of “Dexter” written by Charlotte Brontë. It’s lurid, eerie and stylish as all get-out. And apt to drive mainstream audiences crazy.

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Reel World

By Devin D. O’Leary
KiMo Theatre is pulling out the big guns, giving audiences a six-shooter of cult crime films with its “6 By Tarantino” series.
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The name is Barabbas, motherfucker! The D is silent.

Idiot Box

Stop, Thief!

Barabbas on Reelz

By Devin D. O’Leary

Just in time for the Easter season, Reelz Channel offers up a ham-handed, hammily acted mini-series of mostly dubious Biblical provenance. Given that our tolerance for corny, overproduced, excessively long Biblical epics is at a seasonal high, though, perhaps some of us are in the mood for a little ham.

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Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.

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