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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Movie Review: ‘ALL ABOUT NINA’ a rom-com with a bitter heart

October 4th, 2018 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Kip Mooney // Film Critic ALL ABOUT NINA Rated R, 97 Minutes Director: Eva Vives Cast: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Common, Chace Crawford, Kate del Castillo and Beau Bridges There’s been a lot of talk this year about what exactly counts as comedy. If a show is a half-hour long, but delves into mental health and murder, is it a sitcom? If a woman stands at a ...

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