Drama
 
 
 
Drama
 

The Zero Theorem – “Nothing’s perfect. Nothing lasts forever. Nothing to worry about.”

Written by: Pat Rushin Directed by: Terry Gilliam Starring: Cristoph Waltz, Mélanie Thierry, Lucas Hedges, Matt Damon, and Tilda Swinton “The Zero Theorem” the third part of Terry Gilliam’s dystopian trilogy (...
 
 
Drama
 

Borgman – “Biblical symbolism abounds in this unsettling descent into madness”

Written and directed by: Alex Van Warmerdam Starring: Jan Bijvoet, Hadewych Minis, Jeroen Perceval, and Sara Hjort Ditlevsen “Borgman” opens to three men going on a hunt together. Notably, one of the men is a priest...
 
 
Drama
 

Camp X-Ray – “A powerful story of people under extreme circumstances”

Written and directed by: Peter Sattler Starring: Kristen Stewart, Peyman Moaadi, and Lane Garrison Sitting down to watch “Camp X-Ray” I was expecting to see a hyper-political, “Our military is out there fighti...
 

 
Comedy
 

“The One I Love” – A delight for fans of any genre

Written by: Justin Lader Directed by: Charlie McDowell Starring: Mark Duplass, Elisabeth Moss, and Ted Danson “The One I Love” is the first feature film from writer/director duo Charlie McDowell and Justin Lader. Ha...
 
 
Drama
 

“The Dance of Reality” – A spiritual masterpiece

Written and directed by: Alejandro Jodorowsky Starring: Brontis Jodorowsky, Pamela Flores, and Jeremias Herskovitz I honestly can’t think of the last time I began watching a film with as high of expectations as when I pus...
 
 
Drama
 

“The Midnight Swim” – A bold, beautiful, and brilliant debut film

Written and directed by: Sarah Adina Smith Starring: Lindsay Burdge, Jennifer Lafleur, Aleksa Palladino, Ross Partridge, and Beth Grant “The Midnight Swim” from writer director Sarah Adina Smith is centered on the s...
 

 
Action
 

“Wicked Blood” – The family that deals drugs together, dies together

Written and directed by: Mark Young Starring: Abigail Breslin, Sean Bean, Alexa PenaVega, James Purefoy, Jake Busey, and Lew Temple Hannah (Abigail Breslin) is an orphaned teenager living with her sister Amber (PenaVega) in the...
 
 
Drama
 

“Very Good Girls” – An all star cast suffers the curse of a confused story

Written and directed by: Naomi Foner Starring: Dakota Fanning, Elizabeth Olsen, Boy Holbrook, Clark Gregg, Demi Moore, Ellen Barkin, and Richard Dreyfuss I was looking for something to watch/ review OnDemand, when I stumbled ac...
 
 
Drama
 

“It Felt Like Love” – An intimate look at sexual discovery and unrequited love

Written and directed by: Eliza Hittman Starring: Gina Piersanti, Giovanna Salameni, and Ronen Rubenstein I am going to come out of the gate fast on this review. “It Felt Like Love” is one of the most well written an...
 

 
Comedy
 

“C.O.G.”

Written by: Kyle Patrick Alvarez (based on the essay by David Sedaris) Directed by: Kyle Patrick Alvarez Starring: Jonathan Groff, Denis O’Hare, and Corey Stoll In the beginning of “C.O.G.” we meet a young, di...