Friday, October 21, 2016

THE GREASY STRANGLER (2016)



Directed By: Jim Hosking 
Written By: Jim Hosking & Toby Harvard 
Cinematography By: Marten Tedin 
Editor: Mark Burnett 


Cast: Michael St. Michaels, Sky Elboar, Elizabeth De Razzo, Gil Gex, Joe David Walters, Sal Koussa 


The Los Angeles-set tale follows Ronnie, a man who runs a Disco Walking tour along with his browbeaten son, Brayden. When a sexy, alluring woman comes to take the tour, it begins a competition between father and son for her attentions. It also signals the appearance of an oily, slimy inhuman maniac who stalks the streets at night and strangles the innocent, soon dubbed 'The Greasy Strangler.'

DR. GIGGLES



Directed By: Manny Coto 
Written By: Manny Coto & Graeme Whifler 
Cinematography By: Robert Draper 
Editor: Debra Neil 


Cast: Larry Drake, Holly Marie Combs, Glenn Quinn, Cliff De Young, Sara Melson, Zoe Trilling, Michelle Johnson, Keith Diamond, Richard Bradford, John Vickery, Doug E. Doug

THE FUNHOUSE MASSACRE (2015)



Directed By: Andy Palmer 
Written By: Ben Begley 
Story By: Ben Begley & Renee Dorian 
Characters By: Renee Dorian 
Cinematography By: Flilip Vandewal 


Cast: Scottie Thompson, Matt Angel, Jere Burns, Chasty Bellesteros, Candice De Visser, Michael Eric Reid, Erick Chavarrla, Renee Dorian, Mars Crain, Clint Howard, Courtney Gains, Robert Englund, Carlos Alazraqui, E.E. Bell, Ben Begley

GRAVY (2015)




Directed By: James Roday 
Written By: James Roday & Todd Harthan 
Cinematography By: Amanda Treyz 
Editor: Abe Levy 


Cast: Michael Weston, Sutton Foster, Jimmi Simpson, Gabourey Sidibie, Paul Rodriguez, Sarah Silveraman, Lily Cole, Molly Ephriam, Gabriel Luna, James Roday, Dule Hill

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

THE INVITATION (2016)




Directed By: Karyn Kusama 
Written By: Phil Hay & Matt Manfredi 
Cinematography By: Bobby Shore 
Editor: Plummy Tucker 


Cast: Logan Marshall- Green, Emayatzy Corinealdy, Tammy Blanchard, John Carroll-Lynch, Marieh Delfino, Michelle Kruseic, Toby Huss, Lindsay Burge, Aiden Lovekamp

Friday, October 14, 2016

THE FROZEN GROUND (2013)




Written & Directed By: Scott Walker 
Cinematography By: Patrick Murguia 
Editor: Sarah Boyd 


Cast: Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, Vanessa Hudgens, Dean Norris, Gia Mantegna, Brad William Henke, Curtis Jackson, Kevin Dunn, Radha Mitchell, Jodi Lyn O’Keefe

THE GLASS HOUSE (2001)



Directed By: Daniel Sackheim 
Written By: Wesley Strick 
Cinematogrpahy By: Alar Kivilo 
Editor: Howard E. Smith 
Music By: Christopher Young 



Cast: Leelee Sobieski, Stellan Skarsgard, Diane Lane, Trevor Morgan, Kathy Baker, Michael O’Keefe, Bruce Dern, Chris Noth, Carly Pope, Agnes Bruckner, January Jones, China Shavers, Michael Patrick Chan 


*Please note that some trivia and facts have been republished from imdb among other sources In this review

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

TALE OF TALES (2016)



Directed By: Matteo Garrone 
Written By: Matteo Garrone, Edoardo Albinati, Ugo Chiti & Massimo Gaudioso 
Based On The Book By: Giambatista Basile 
Cinematography By: Peter Suschitzky 
Editor: Marco Spoletini 


Cast: Salma Hayek, John C. Reilly, Stacy Martin, Vincent Cassel, Shirley Henderson, Toby Jones, Hayley Carmichael, Jessie Cave

BLACK MIRROR (SEASON 3) PREVIEW THOUGHTS



On the eve of season 3 of BLACK MIRROR. A twilight zone-esque anthology series that revolves around technology more in it's stories. More of the future or parallel realities much like our own only more advanced technologically.

Friday, October 7, 2016

JEFF OF THE CINEFILES & UNFINISHED BUSINESS: HALL OF FAME: FILE #0048: LIQUID SKY (1982)


Directed By: Slava Tsukerman 
Written By: Slava Tsukerman, Anne Carlisle & Nina V. Kerova 
Cinematography By: Yuri Neyman 
Editor: Slava Tsukerman & Sharyn Leslie Ross 


Cast: Anne Carlisle, Paula E. Sheppard, Susan Doukas, Otto Von Wernerr, Bob Brady, Elanie C. Grove

THE WORLD OF KANAKO (2014)




Directed By: Tetsuya Nakashima 
Written By: Tetsuya Nakashima, Miako Todano & Nobuhiro Monma 
Based on the Novel By: Akio Fukamachi 
Cinematography By: Shoichi Ato 
Editor: Yoshiyuki Koike 


Cast: Koji Yakusho, Nana Komatsu, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Fumi Nikaidou, Ai Hashimoto, Jun Kunimara, Joe Odagiri

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES (2016)




Written & Directed By: Burr Steers 
Based on the book by: Jane Austen & Seth Grahame-Smith 
Cinematography By: Remi Adefsrasin 
Editor: Padraic McKinley 


Cast: Lily James, Sam Riley, Matt Smith, Jack Huston, Lena Headey, Douglas Booth, Suki Waterhouse, Bella Heathcote Charles Dance, Sally Phillips


 *Please note that some trivia and facts have been republished from imdb among other sources In this review

Sunday, October 2, 2016

THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (2016)




Directed By: Antoine Fuqua 
Based on the Screenplay of THE SEVEN SAMURAI by: Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni & Shinobu Hashimoto 
Written By: Richard Wenk & Nic Pizzolatto 
Cinematography By: Mauro Fiore 
Editor: John Refoua 



Cast: Denzel Washinton, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D’Onofrio, Peter Sarsgaard, Haley Bennett, Byung-Hun Lee, Manuel-Garcia Rulfo, Martin Sensmeier, Cam Giganet, Matt Boomer, Luke Grimes, William Lee Scott, Sean Bridgers