‘DYING LAUGHING’ Directors Lloyd Stanton & Paul Toogood Expose The Fine Art Of Stand-up Comedy

Courtney Howard // Film Critic The compelling new documentary DYING LAUGHING takes a look at the brave souls who put themselves in the harsh stage spotlight  night after night in the attempt to make us chuckle. The life of a stand-up comic is one that’s filled with hecklers, heartbreak, but also hope for society’s betterment as the key to success can be found in laughter. Directors Lloyd Stanton and Paul Toogood have examined the craft of rocking a ...


Movie Review: ‘A UNITED KINGDOM’ – an untold story told the way as everything else

February 23rd, 2017 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Kip Mooney // Film Critic A UNITED KINGDOM Rated PG-13, 111 minutes. Director: Amma Asante Cast: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport and Tom Felton A UNITED KINGDOM is a fascinating bit of untold history about a world-changing romance. Like 2016’s LOVING, it’s an important story about an interracial couple whose love had a great effect on their home countries. Unfortunately, the film plays like every other staid British historical ...


‘ALIEN: COVENANT’ Prologue Short Lets Us Get To Know The Crew

February 23rd, 2017 | Clips, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic If there's one long-running franchise that I love the most, it's the ALIEN franchise. Like many of you, I'm eagerly awaiting the latest chapter in the series, ALIEN: COVENANT. But before we see what this new paradise planet has in store for the crew of the Covenant, we need to form some kind of a bond with them. Luckily, the studio behind this (20th Century Fox) is letting us do so, gifting us with the prologue before the crew ...