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Movie Review: ‘Tom at the Farm’ Is a Haunting, Homoerotic Hitchcock Homage

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Xavier Dolan's psychosexual thriller from 2013 finally receives a U.S. release, and it was worth the wait. Read More »

Movie Review: Not Even Bret Easton Ellis Can Save Us from ‘The Curse of Downers Grove’

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With "The Curse of Downers Grove," horror fans will be left wondering what they just watched and Ellis fans will be left searching elsewhere for his missing sardonic wit. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Jackie Chan Stars In ‘Police Story: Lockdown’

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Sadly, the title could also refer to the series itself, we don’t need another Police Story, especially when there’s sadly no life left in the franchise. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Five Easy Pieces’ – The Criterion Collection

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Now available on Blu-ray from the Criterion Collection, this film is a hard film to define, but worth the ride for Nicholson’s performance if nothing else. Read More »

San Antonio Film Festival Movie Reviews: Short Films (Part Two)

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Of the dozens of shorts screened at this year's San Antonio Film Festival, some really stood out in terms of execution, creative vision, and dramatic heft. Read More »

DVD Review: ‘Blood Cells’

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As Adam travels across England towards a family reunion he dreads, the film slowly and almost furtively reveals the traumatic backstory of the agricultural disaster that struck his family years before and its tragic repercussions. Read More »

San Antonio Film Festival Movie Review: ‘The Doo Dah Man’ Directed by Claude Green

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Shot mostly in Austin, 'The Doo Dah Man' centers on a silver-tongued prison escapee and and a young man trying to escape his unhappy home who form an unlikely alliance on the byways of Texas. Read More »

Movie Review: Antoine Fuqua’s ‘Southpaw’ Starring Jake Gyllenhaal

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Another startling physical transformation from star Jake Gyllenhaal is not enough to save this risibly clichéd slugfest. Read More »

Previewing San Antonio Film Festival 2015: Director David Zucker, Actor Sean Young, Stuntman Corey Eubanks and More

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Writer/director David Zucker, actor Sean Young and stuntman Corey Eubanks are scheduled to appear at the 21st edition of the ever-expanding San Antonio, Texas Film Festival. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Kung Fu Killer’ Starring Donnie Yen

Kung Fu Killer, Teddy Chan, Donnie Yen, Charlie Young, Wang Baoqiang

"Kung Fu Killer" is a good time to be had by anyone who picks up a copy. Read More »