The Witch (2015)

Director: Robert Eggers Writer: Robert Eggers Stars: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie Production, costume and art director Eggers gets his first feature debut here. Personally from this unknown critic’s point of view, he should […]

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Near Dark (1987)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow Writers: Kathryn Bigelow, Eric Red Stars: Adrian Pasdar, Jenny Wright, Lance Henriksen The sun sets on the American Midwest and we see Caleb (Pasdar) out with his buddies drinking. Outside, Caleb spots […]

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The Book of Life (2014)

Director: Jorge R. Gutiérrez Writers: Jorge R. Gutiérrez, Douglas Langdale (as Doug Langdale) Stars: Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum Like a full blown movie version of the classic game Grim Fandango, comes an equally […]

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Nine Lives (2016)

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld Writers: Gwyn Lurie, Matt Allen Stars: Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Robbie Amell As we open, Tom Brand (a rather lethargic Spacey) parachutes onto the top of his new building to hold a […]

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Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

Director: James Bobin Writers: Linda Woolverton (screenplay), Lewis Carroll (books) Stars: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter I have never been the biggest fan of the first film by Tim Burton (as a lover […]

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