“ … after a day like this, any flick is guaranteed to look lame.”
The Knock At The Door
"...an unflinching, eye-opening look at poverty and the effects of economic inequality..."
Princess of the Row
"...captures the realization that HIV is no longer a death sentence and there is hope."
Doin’ My Drugs
SXSW REVIEW! “...is wise to never judge these women for being strippers.”
"...serves his guests only carrots and booze..."
“‘Epic’ is too small a word to accurately describe Bandarchuk’s War and Peace.”
War and Peace
"...sheriff valiantly but fruitlessly demands an explanation for a senseless murder..."
Never Grow Old
"...only about half of those seeking treatment in any program are successful..."
Skid Row Marathon
"...Loud noises, walls shaking, astral forces spinning like a whirlwind, and the response...was no big deal..."
SXSW REVIEW! “...has enough carnage and bloodshed to satisfy all gorehounds.”
Girl on the Third Floor
“...exploring the horrific experiences and effects of trench warfare.”
The Burying Party
"...Omar was a formidable politician able to inspire people long marginalized by the political process..."
Time For Ilhan
SXSW REVIEW! “Is taxidermy an art form?”
SXSW REVIEW! "...the difficulties of finding love for people in L.A. who are not hot actresses or skinny fitness models."
“…he gets many laughs out of seriously asking if a pumpkin pie is a vegetable or a dessert.”
Werewolf Ninja Philosopher
"...most of the characters are caricatures, several of the actors clearly get a kick out of their roles..."
"...one of the first directors to use color and to synch sound with the camera."
Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché
"Robin finds herself in a coma after botched mugging attempt..."
Bring Me An Avocado
"...just over the top enough to inject a healthy amount of dumb charm to an otherwise stale genre."
"...it didn’t take more than five minutes to see what I was getting myself into."
“Jake Busey...steals every scene...”
SXSW REVIEWS! “...follows five average days in a place that is anything but ordinary.”
Carmine Street Guitars
SXSW REVIEW! “Docudramas are documentaries that reenact, as historically as possible, real events...”
SXSW REVIEW! "...a burgeoning romance between two random strangers with ASL as their language."
Nice Talking To You
SXSW REVIEW! "...a small glance at the other side of the internet scam coin."
SXSW REVIEW! “...two years through frustration, agony and depression…”
Any One Of Us
SXSW REVIEW! "...they played Lollapalooza, toured with Beck, Girls Against Boys, and Jesus Lizard, all the while writing and recording songs."
Brainiac: Transmissions After Zero
"...a western-noir. Set in Texas, with the wide-open feel of a small town...and slowly gets worse before/if it ever gets better."
90 Feet From Home
SXSW REVIEW! “...the gags come at a fast and furious pace.”
SXSW REVIEW! "...they arrived in hopes of receiving payment...the contractor had called the police, accusing the two of stealing tools..."
Building The American Dream
SXSW REVIEW! “...she did nothing wrong.”
Kathy Griffin: A Hell Of A Story
"...have a little fun watching a strong female character be the one solving the problems for a change."
Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
SXSW REVIEW! “...a thrilling story of copyright litigation, history scrubbing, betrayal, obsession.”
Who Let The Dogs Out
SXSW REVIEW! "...Director Bruno Murtinho brings full Brazilian musical immersion in his documentary..."
"...a safe-space meeting with members of the LGBTQIA+ communities..."
SXSW REVIEW! "...she is on a path to internal and external harmony..."
The Garden Left Behind
"Qiao is his love and stands by Bin through thick and thin..."
Ash Is Purest White
"Life lessons are learned, old photo albums are flipped through...takes a break...to go bowling."
Nothing To Do
SXSW REVIEW! “...the movie thinks the drunken escapades of a super-rich white guy is enlightening.”
The Beach Bum
SXSW REVIEW! “...the local residents, who flock to the dump like fanboys to a comic book store.”
SXSW REVIEW! "...a sweet tale of love. Though love doesn’t always have to be romantic..."
Little Grey Bubbles
SXSW REVIEW! "...probably will never understand the feeling of being trapped in the wrong body."
Why Can’t I Be Me? Around You
"...a ripping classic gangster tale done right, but that's only part of the appeal..."
SXSW REVIEW! "...they lived a lavish lifestyle; all involved will admit it was the best time of their lives."
The Boy Band Con: the Lou Pearlman Story
SXSW REVIEW! “...death has been done to death.”
Ms. White Light
SXSW REVIEW! "...from a hospital bed built like a medieval torture device to an undead-battling hero with an iconic blonde mullet..."
Tales From The Lodge
“His impossibly dim-witted sidekick, Miguel...seems to be existing in a distance galaxy—mentally at least.”
Nothing Really Happens
"A sad and visceral indictment of our society under the guise of a thriller..."
The Hummingbird Project
SXSW REVIEW! "Therapist Jackie Harper just did a 'shitty thing' (read: infidelity)..."
I See You
SXSW REVIEW! “In Ecuador, slavery mainly affects girls and women from 13 years of age..."
La Mala Noche
"...a woman who exists on two different planes of reality..."
The Lurking Man
SXSW REVIEW! "...a quiet, beautiful coming of age story."
Days of the Whale
"The human race died out as they collapsed, dried up, and then fell apart..."
SXSW REVIEW! "...an entertaining and thought provoking promenade through the rom-com genre..."
SXSW REVIEW! “...a disturbing yet, hilarious version of Scooby-Doo.”
SXSW REVIEW! "...tells a very different story derived for the same facts."
I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth vs. Michelle Carter
SXSW REVIEW! "...a cynical public might see it as humiliation. Can a dog feel humiliation?"
SXSW REVIEW! “They’re about to become the country’s first climate change refugees...”
SXSW REVIEW! “The characters are mannequins in a history exhibit...”
One Man Dies a Million Times
SWSX REVIEW! "...the epic story of Nobel prize winning immunologist Jim Allison's groundbreaking cancer work..."