Movie Review: ‘IN ORDER OF DISAPPEARANCE’ – a slickly crafted crime-comedy

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August 25th, 2016 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Jared McMillan // Film Critic IN ORDER OF DISAPPEARANCE | 116 min | R Director: Hans Petter Moland Cast: Stellan Skarsgård, Bruno Ganz, Pål Sverre Hagen, Jakob Oftebro, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Peter Andersson and Kristofer Hivju The great thing about watching movies from another country is that you embrace an entirely different perspective from what is normal. There is a sense of something with soul, something less dependent on commerce to ...

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Movie Review: ‘DON’T BREATHE’ turns a blind eye to character and dialogue

Jane Levy stars in the horror-thriller DON'T BREATHE as Rocky. Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures Releasing.
August 25th, 2016 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Editor DON'T BREATHE | 88 min | R Director: Fede Alvarez Cast: Stephen Lang, Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette and Daniel Zovatto Thrillers thrive on simplicity. The notion that danger lurks behind even the most benign and harmless face can easily lead to rewarding results. Fede Alvarez’s latest film, DON'T BREATHE, promises all of this and more. As seen in its well-crafted trailer, there are moments that make you hold fast and ...

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Movie Review: ‘HANDS OF STONE’ throws no new punches

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August 25th, 2016 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Jared McMillan // Film Critic HANDS OF STONE | 105 min | R Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz Cast: Edgar Ramírez, Usher Raymond, Robert De Niro, Ana de Armas and John Turturro Boxing movies have a certain formula. The main character is someone who needs to fight in order to survive, making money with his/her fists as means for this survival. It gives the audience someone to see as an underdog and root for their success, as they train and scrap their ...

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