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'Maggie': Fighting the Dying of the Light

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Cultural fatigue looms over every frame of Maggie, the new release from director Henry Hobson and screenwriter John Scott 3, setting up a seemingly monumental obstacle for the newbie feature filmmaking team to overcome.   

Zombieland (Review)

Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson team up for entertaining genre pillager

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 7, 2009
Arriving on the coattails of 'Twilight,' 'True Blood' and myriad other recent living dead offerings (not to mention decades of George A. Romero's genre-defining entries), 'Zombieland' is as much buddy-centered road movie as it is gore-laden splatter fest. This juicy piece of pop culture pleasure centers on the unlikely duo of Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson as humans with differing philosophies about how to eradicate zombies from a desolate, now nearly human-free U.S. Grade: B.  

My Sister's Keeper (Review)

0 Comments · Friday, June 26, 2009
Nick Cassavetes' three-hankie weepy lurches during its music-video sequences and gratuitous voice-over narration from members of the Fitzgerald family as they struggle with their terminally ill daughter Kate (well played by Sofia Vassilieva). Yet, in spite of some of its less-than-elegant editorial decisions, 'My Sister's Keeper' is full of terrific performances. Grade: B.