Movie Review: ‘THE STANDOFF AT SPARROW CREEK’ a razor sharp debut from Henry Dunham

January 18th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Kip Mooney // Film Critic THE STANDOFF AT SPARROW CREEK Not rated, 88 minutes.Director: Henry DunhamCast: James Badge Dale, Brian Geraghty, Chris Mulkey, Patrick Fischler, Robert Aramayo, Happy Anderson and Gene Jones Well, that didn’t take long. Only a few weeks into 2019 and we already have our first great movie. Shot in Dallas, mostly in one location, ...

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Movie Review: ‘UNLOVABLE’ a cutesy but thoughtful look at sex addiction

November 2nd, 2018 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Kip Mooney // Film Critic UNLOVABLE Not rated, 80 minutes. Director: Suzi Yoonessi Writers: Charlene deGuzman, Sarah Adina Smith and Mark Duplass Cast: Charlene deGuzman, John Hawkes, Melissa Leo and Paul James Tales of addiction and recovery are usually left to the realm of drama, and sometimes even horror. Talking about such dire topics in a comedy is ...

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Movie Review: ‘GALVESTON’ flatly adapts a gripping crime novel

October 19th, 2018 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Kip Mooney // Film Critic GALVESTON Rated R, 93 minutes. Director: Mélanie Laurent Cast: Ben Foster, Elle Fanning, Lili Reinhart and Beau Bridges Nic Pizzolatto, for all his faults as a writer, knows how to make gripping, engaging art. It might not be the highest quality, and you’ll either love it or hate it, but it’s rarely boring. So it’s baffling that ...

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