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13 Sins (2014)

Directed by: Daniel Stamm Written by: David Birke & Daniel Stamm Starring: Devon Graye, Mark Webber, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Ron Perlman 13 Sins is a film that delivers more than I expected it to. The premise, where one phone ...
 
 
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“Beneath” – Claustrophobes beware.

  Written by: Patrick Doody and Chris Valenziano Directed by: Ben Ketai Starring: Jeff Fahey, Kelly Noonan, Brent Briscoe, Joey Kern and Eric Etebari I saw the trailer for beneath a couple of weeks ago, and immediately dec...
 
 
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...
 

 
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“Afflicted” – this is how you do found footage.

Written, directed by and starring: Derek Lee and Cliff Prowse “Afflicted” is one of the rare movies that I went into having somewhat low expectations (mostly due to the whole found footage thing), and ended up reall...
 
 
Drama
 

“Dead Man’s Burden” – Everyone has a past

Written and directed by: Jared Moshe Starring: Clare Bowen, Barlow Jacobs, and David Call In “Dead Man’s Burden”, Barlow Jacobs (“The Master”) plays Wade McCurry, a young man who finds his way home...
 
 
Comedy
 

“Happy Christmas” – Joe Swanberg does his best Lena Dunham, and it works pretty well.

Written and directed by: Joe Swanberg Starring: Anna Kendrick, Joe Swanberg, Melanie Lynskey, and Lena Dunham “Happy Christmas” is the newest film from writer/ director Joe Swanberg (“Drinking Buddies”)....
 

 
Drama
 

“Dark Arc” – The strange obsession over permanent visual memories.

  Written and directed by: Dan Zukovic Starring: Sarah Strange, Dan Zukovic, and Kurt Max Runte Lately, I have been watching a long list of films that are very “Love, hate” and “Dark Arc” is no exce...
 
 
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“Resolution” – Every story needs an ending.

Written by: Justin Benson Directed by: Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead Starring: Peter Cilella and Vinny Curran Michael (Peter Cillela) is sent a video of his long time best friend Chris (Vinny Curran) living out in the woods ...
 
 
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“Contracted” The cringe-inducing story of how “It” all began.

  Written and directed by: Eric England Starring: Najarra Townsend, Kati Stegeman, and Caroline Williams I am going to start right off by citing the fact that I have never seen a movie get more mixed reviews than “Co...
 

 
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“Cold in July” – Jim Mickle does it again.

  Written by: Nick Damici (based on the novel by Joe R. Lansdale) Directed by: Jim Mickle Starring: Michael C. Hall, Sam Shepard, Don Johnson, and Vinessa Shaw Jim Mickle (“We Are What We Are”, “Stakeland...