Storm a’ Comin’: I.O.U.S.A.

Documentaries that don’t simply engage and entertain but fundamentally change the way you think about the world are rare treats indeed. For me personally, the only examples that come to Read more...

Posted by on July 13, 2015

Sometimes a Good Fence Just Isn’t Enough: Neighbors

Following the civil unrest sparked by my last blog post on the superiority of independent cinema – branded by Fox News’ Megyn Kelly as “more elitist than a Master’s Degree Read more...

Posted by on June 15, 2015

The Emerald Cinephile: Three Family Films from Ireland

“Y’know Dad, I like how you bring home weird movies that no one’s heard of.” And with that statement, spoken by my nine year-old son, my work as a parent Read more...

Posted by on May 20, 2015

In the Right Place But It Must Have Been the Wrong Time: Cold in July

Cold in July is that it features Michael C. Hall – Dexter himself – sporting a perfect mullet ripped straight out of the pages of Discriminating Hillbilly Monthly.  Business may Read more...

Posted by on February 9, 2015

Pass the Spite: Blue Ruin

Everyone knows the saying, “Revenge is a dish best served cold.” The original text actually translates literally from the Italian as: “I plan to open up a can of metaphorical Read more...

Posted by on December 3, 2014

Skottie Young: Savior of Nerddom

Friend, do you fear for the future of nerddom as I do? Do you look around in disbelief at the happy, normal couples – couples! – filling the seats of Read more...

Posted by on August 13, 2014

Are You Getting It? Armageddon It.

After the Dark is a feature film version of the popular TEOTWAWKI (The End Of The World As We Know It for you non-preppers out there) party game, Would I Read more...

Posted by on June 9, 2014