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“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...
 
 
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“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...
 
 
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“The Sky Has Fallen”

Written and directed by: Doug Roos Starring: Laurel Kemper and Carey MacLaren I have a special spot reserved in my heart for low/no budget indie films. It just feels like they are the perfect examples of labor of love. “T...
 

 
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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...
 
 
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“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...
 
 
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“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”)....
 

 
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“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...