James Cole Clay’s Top 18 Movies of 2016

December 29th, 2016 | Awards Season, Reviews | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic People, critics, journalists have declared film is dying and the shift is moving towards television. While the water cooler talk has largely shifted towards - “What have you been binging this week?” - film is most certainly not dead, the quality just comes in on the independent circuit. Since I’ve been covering films 2016 has been the ...


The 10 Best Films of 2015 (According to James Cole Clay VII)

December 17th, 2015 | Awards Season, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic At the beginning of the year, that’s when the film schedule is at it’s absolute low point. January is called “dump month” for a reason, but it gives critics a bit of a lull from the breakneck speed of award season. But, 2015 saw an abysmal February and March as well, and it wasn't until April’s EX MACHINA was there light at the end ...


Movie Review: ‘THE ADDERALL DIARIES’ leaves James Franco with a bad case of writer’s block

April 22nd, 2016 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic THE ADDERALL DIARIES | Rated R | 87 minutes Director: Pamela Romanowsky Cast: James Franco, Amber Heard, Ed Harris James Franco is an interesting guy who has never shied away from testing the limits of his artistry. From poems to painting and onto directing - you name it - he’s most likely dabbled in the field. He’s more than just ...