Movie Review: ‘THE EXCEPTION’ aims for moral complexity, hits clichés instead

June 29th, 2017 | Movie Review, The Queue | 0 Comment

Kip Mooney // Film Critic THE EXCEPTION Rated R, 107 minutes. Director: David Leveaux Cast: Lily James, Jai Courtney, Christopher Plummer and Janet McTeer Writers of novels, mini-series and movies can’t help but explore every facet of World War II, even if it’s already been covered – get ready for competing Winston Churchill biopics and Reinhard Heidrich assassination thrillers – or it’s mostly fictional, like THE EXCEPTION. Based on the ...

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Fresh On Demand: ‘ONCE UPON A TIME IN VENICE,’ ‘OPENING NIGHT’ and ‘BURDEN’

June 17th, 2017 | Movie Review, Reviews, The Queue | 0 Comment

Jared McMillan // Film Critic There are many releases that hit the theaters every week. However, with the advent of streaming media, there are a lot more alternatives without leaving the house, whether Netflix, Amazon Prime, Vudu, iTunes, etc. Here are some current titles available in the latest Fresh on Demand. ONCE UPON A TIME IN VENICE Not rated, 94 minutes. Director: Mark Cullen Cast: Bruce Willis, John Goodman, Jason Momoa, Emily Robinson, Famke ...

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Fresh on Demand: ‘THE TICKET’, starring Dan Stevens and Malin Akerman

April 7th, 2017 | Movie Review, Reviews, The Queue | 0 Comment

Jared McMillan // Film Critic THE TICKET Not rated, 97 minutes. Director: Ido Fluk Cast: Dan Stevens, Malin Akerman, Kerry Bishé, Peter Mark Kendall and Oliver Platt As humans, we aspire to be something that is better than the current version of ourselves. There is something we find ourselves wishing we had because it is the one thing holding us back, such as x amount of money, a new house, or better education. It’s a matter of perspective, ...

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