V.23 No.51 | 12/18/2014
It’s a hard-knock life for a former orphan and a guy who used to be Daddy Warbucks in this not-so-expertly updated musical
Tone-deaf update of Annie can’t find its rhythm.
KiMo screens A Christmas Story, Film & Music Experience wants smart phone movies, and Dark Matters Film Fest lowers the lights for Horror Bites.
V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014
Natural disaster kills the mood in icy Swedish examination of love and marriage
Happy family falls apart after escaping avalanche in ice-cold drama Force Majeure.
Museum of Natural History gets Tiny Giants 3D, Friends of Film teaches the art of interviewing, and KNME sneaks “Downton Abbey.”
We Like to Watch (Instantly)
Streaming the Holidaze
Screen docs about backup singers, Muscle Shoals and Metallica
Wherein we review three music documentaries available to stream now on Netflix: 20 Feet From Stardom, Muscle Shoals and Metallica Through the Never.
V.23 No.49 | 12/4/2014
Courtesy of the artist
Begging the Question(s)
Crispin Hellion Glover talks critical thought, propaganda and taboo
Samantha Anne Carrillo interviews actor, author and auteur Crispin Hellion Glover in preview of his “It trilogy” screenings, Big Slide Shows and Q&As at the Guild Cinema this weekend.
V.23 No.48 | 11/27/2014
The Theory of Everything
Love is a black hole in surprisingly romantic Stephen Hawking biopic
Love is a black hole in the surprisingly romantic Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything.