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Home alone or are you? A Housebound Review

Damien Glonek
Housebound, 2014 New Zealand, 106 mins Dir: Gerard Johnstone   An interesting horror film you might have missed last year that came out of New Zealand was Housebound. This is a hard movie to describe without disclosing too much of the storyline. There are plenty of twists and turns in the film and things don’t […]

Titus Andronicus – The Most Lamentable Tragedy

Released July 28, 2015 — Merge Records.   I dove into this album knowing only a few things: “You probably wont like this album” – coworker This is not a debut album (although it is the first I’d heard of them) The Most Lamentable Tragedy is a Rock Opera. On my first listen of The Most […]

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy Presents “A Walk In The Woods”

Tim Makoid
A Walk In The Woods 2015 – Adventure/Comedy/Drama Directed by Ken Kwapis Starring Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Emma Thompson, Nick Offerman, Kristen Schaal Full Disclosure: This event was hosted by my cousin Mike Leonard who is the corporate relations and events officer at the Appalachian Trail Conservancy. Also there are some light spoilers ahead concerning the plot, but it’s […]

The Perfect Host…?

Maddie Ferguson
The Perfect Host- 2010 Comedy/Crime/Thriller Directed by Nick Tomnay Written by Nick Tomnay; Krishna Jones Starring David Hyde Pierce; Clayne Crawford The Perfect Host is a movie I’ve overlooked for years while scanning available thrillers on Netflix. It pops up enticing me with promises of both comedy AND thriller and I think ‘yup, it has an […]

Star Wars: A New Hope for Traditional Propmaking

Shane deLumeau
It seems like the world always moves in a cyclical fashion. We embrace a certain technique or tradition for so long and then begin to advance past it in leaps and bounds. But something happens and we begin to step backward at an ever-accelerating pace only to find ourselves back at the original technique or […]

Zombies meet Aussies

Maddie Ferguson
Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead Director: Kiah Roache- Turner Starring: Jay Gallagher, Bianca Bradey; Leon Burchill   When was the last time you heard of a new interpretation of the zombie apocalypse theory? Tough right? For me as well, usually we go through the normal progression of genetic experimentation by the government, some top secret […]

Inglorious Basterds Review

Doug L.
  Inglourious Basterds Dir. Quentin Tarantino 2009 -USA “Nazi’s. I hate these guys.” -Indiana Jones A bomb under a table goes off, and that’s a surprise. If we know the bomb is under the table but not when it will go off, that’s suspense. – Alfred Hitchcock “Once upon a time …in Nazi occupied France” […]

Alien vs. Predator aka F*** THIS MOVIE

Doug L.
Alien Vs. Predator: Requiem Dir- Brothers Strausse 2007- USA -20th Century Fox. 100 minutes (This review is probably unnecessary, since most people have the sense to stay away from this garbage; I just need a public forum to vent) In 1986, I had one of my most exhilarating experiences in the movies. That summer day […]