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Review: “Midnight Special” Doesn’t Answer All Of Its Questions, But It Doesn’t Have To

A young boy, Alton Meyer (Lieberher), with special powers that goes on the run with his father, Roy (Shannon), to escape a cult that believes he’s a god and the government that thinks he’s a weapon. They must get hi...
 
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Family
 

Throw Back Thursday Review of “Dragonslayer”

Written by: Hal Barwood and Matthew Robbins Directed by: Matthew Robbins Starring: Peter MacNicol, Caitlin Clarke, and Ralph Richardson By now, if you’ve read many of these TBT reviews, you have probably figured out that ...
 
 
Comedy
 

Throwback Thursday Review of “Time Bandits”

        Written by: Michael Palin and Terry Gilliam Directed by: Terry Gilliam Starring: Craig Warnock, John Cleese, Sean Connery, David Warner, Ian Holm, David Rappaport, Kenny Baker, Malcolm Dixon, Mike Ed...
 

 
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“400 Days” is a movie of a hundred plot holes and one horrible ending

Written and directed by: Matt Osterman Starring: Brandon Routh, Dane Cook, Caity Lotz, Ben Feldman, and Tom Cavanagh The premise for writer/director Matt Osterman’s film “400 Days” is an interesting one. Four ...
 
 
Action
 

Throw back Thursday review of “Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure”

Written by: Bob Carrau and George Lucas Directed by: John Korty Starring: Warwick Davis, Aubree Miller, Eric Walker, Fionnula Flanagan, Guy Boyd, Tony Cox, and the voice of Burl Ives In the mid-80s, there was a sadness in the w...
 
 
Action
 

Mythica: The Necromancer

Written by: Jason Faller, Liska Ostojic , and Justin Partridge Directed by: A. Todd Smith Starring: Melanie Stone, Jake Stormoen, Adam Johnson, Nicola Posener, Philip Brodie, Robert Jayne, and Kevin Sorbo The fine people at Arr...
 

 
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‘Circle’ is a surprisingly effective sci-fi flick

Written and directed by: Aaron Hann and Mario Miscione Starring: Julie Benz, Carter Jenkins, Sara Sanderson, Michael McLafferty, and Michael Nardelli 50 People wake up in a room, after being abducted by aliens. Few of them reme...
 
 
Action
 

Turbo Kid – A blast of 80’s inspired fun

Written and directed by: François Simard , Anouk Whissell, and Yoann-Karl Whissell Starring: Munro Chambers, Laurence Leboeuf, Michael Ironside, and Aaron Jeffery I grew up in the 80s, and I LOVED anything that was sci-fi/actio...
 
 
Drama
 

The Odyssey of Destiny

Written and directed by: Brent Hoover Starring: Zach Pappas, Katelyn Farrugia, Rob Springer, Don Hartman, Quinten Johnson, Elena Lazorishak, and Don A. King Most films, that aren’t based on a source material like a novel ...
 

 
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Area 51 – The director who helped re-popularize found footage returns to help destroy it

Written by: Christopher Denham and Oren Peli Directed by: Oren Peli Starring: Sandra Staggs, Roy Abramsohn, Reid Warner, Darrin Bragg, and Ben Rovner Back in 2007, Oren Peli burst onto the horror scene, with the biggest (and be...