Movie Review: ‘THELMA’ is an extremely slow burning, low-key superhero movie

November 16th, 2017 | AFI Fest, Film Festivals, Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic THELMA Not Rated, 116 minutes Directed by: Joachim Trier Starring: Eili Harboe, Kaya Wilkins, Henrik Rafaelsen, Ellen Dorrit Petersen Ingenuity is crucial when it comes to either deconstructing or reinventing a well-known, much loved genre. It takes more than just adding in atmospheric tension. An electric current needs to be generated. Director Joachim Trier’s THELMA attempts this and finds a modicum of success, crafting ...

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‘THE STRANGERS’ return to purge in first trailer for ‘PREY AT NIGHT’

November 16th, 2017 | Movie News, Trailers | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor 10 years after the original film, THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT is set to unleash horror and thrills on fans come spring 2018. Aviron Pictures has released the first trailer for the follow-up, which you can watch below! Official Synopsis: A family’s road trip takes a dangerous turn when they arrive at a secluded mobile home park to stay with some relatives and find it mysteriously deserted. Under the cover of darkness, ...

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‘THE QUIET PLACE’ may prove that horror is John Krasinski’s new calling

November 16th, 2017 | Movie News, Trailers | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor After THE OFFICE closed its doors in 2013, it seemed as though John Krasinski would have a difficult time getting himself out of the pigeonhole of being the reactionary, lovable goof -- and that ended up being, for the most part, true. I honestly couldn't take Krasinski seriously as a drama actor in movies like 13 HOURS and DETROIT, and most recently as an action star in the teasers for TOM CLANCY'S JACK RYAN. It's not a ...

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