Everything you wanted to know about Mr. Bubz’s cameo in ‘SOMEONE GREAT’

April 19th, 2019 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

DeWanda Wise and Brittany Snow in SOMEONE GREAT. Courtesy of Netflix. Courtney Howard // Film Critic Canine superstars are plenty on Instagram. It’s grown into quite the burgeoning side hustle for some pet parents who’ve made their four-legged “fwends” model famous. However, there’s one pup in particular who’s amassed a gigantic following in a short span: @MisterBubz. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bm9AALiFJM6/ His posts are a not-so-quiet ...

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‘80s glory to return at Alamo Drafthouse DFW’s screening of ‘MIAMI CONNECTION’

April 18th, 2019 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtesy of Drafthouse Films. Preston Barta // Features Editor RICHARDSON, TEXAS – As a film critic, my job is to unpack the themes, critique the performances, confront the problematic elements, and, at the end of it, decide whether the movie is good or bad. But then there are such movies that exist so beautifully in that gray area between bad and good. They may feature overly dramatic performances, silly dialogue or a story so ridiculous that it must ...

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[INTERVIEW] Filmmaker Jennifer Kaytin Robinson does right by the genre and subgenre with ‘SOMEONE GREAT’

April 17th, 2019 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

DeWanda Wise, Gina Rodriguez, Brittany Snow in SOMEONE GREAT. Courtesy of Netflix. Courtney Howard // Film Critic Romantic comedies set in big bustling New York City aren’t exactly a rarity. However, when it comes to writer-director Jennifer Kaytin Robinson’s SOMEONE GREAT, the picture it paints has a palette and sheen uniquely its own. This romcom is unlike others as the filmmaker has ever so slightly tweaked genre tropes to fit her brilliant, ...

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