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NYC and Hamptons Film Fest Review: Michael Moore’s ‘Where to Invade Next’

Michael Moore, Where to Invade Next, NYFF, HIFF

Michael Moore's European invasion brings back the spoils of peace, equity and humanity reflected in some of the best practices and programs that Europe has to offer. Read More »

Hamptons International Film Festival Review: ‘Indian Point’

Indian Point, Ivy Meeropol, HIFF

Indian Point is a nuclear power plant which is 50-years-old and is 35 miles from Manhattan. It's operating license expired in 2013 amidst contentions which must be resolved before renewal. Activists are demanding its closure. Read More »

Hamptons Film Festival Review: ‘The Uncondemned’ – World Premiere

'The Uncondemned,' Rwandan genocide, Rwanda

"The Uncondemned," premiering at the Hamptons Film Festival The Uncondemned, reminds us of the courage and spirit required to bring justice to a region in people's hearts where evil had prospered under cover of fear, brutality and the threat of death. Read More »

Hamptons International Film Festival Review: ‘Fell’

Fell, Hamptons International Film Festival Kasimir Burgess, Matt Nable

Is is possible to reconcile the death of a child when their life has been taken by someone irresponsible, unthinking and callous? Or does one stalk down the individual responsible, confront them and make them pay? Read More »

New York/Hamptons Film Festival Review: ‘Bridge of Spies,’ Starring Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks, BRIDGE OF SPIES, Steven Spielberg, NYFF, HIFF

During the Cold War Rudolf Abel was put on trial for spying. James B. Donovan was appointed to defend Abel. Though he was vilified for it, the attorney delivered American justice to a Soviet spy. Was justice truly served or would it be served a few years later when a U-2 spy plane was brought down inside the Soviet Union? Read More »

DVD Review: Legendary Clay Animator Bruce Bickford’s ‘CAS’L’

Casl bruce bickford feat

The award-winning animator's long-awaited clay animation extravaganza is a truly one-of-a-kind viewing experience. Read More »

Hamptons International Film Festival Review: ‘Rams,’ Best Narrative Feature

Rams, Hamptons International Film Festival, Un Certain Regard, Cannes, East Coast Premiere

Two brothers have not spoken to each other for decades though they live on the same compound a stone's throw away from each other. When a crisis impacts their livelihood, a crisis provoked by one of the brothers, the conflict between them escalates to violence. Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Room’ – Mothers, Children, and Abduction with Brie Larson, Joan Allen, and William H. Macy


'Room' will both scare you and make you cry. It is the best movie I’ve seen this year. It is two movies in one. The first movie is a tense thriller about an abducted teenager, locked in a 10 by 10 sound-proof garden shed as a sex slave for seven years. She finally has an idea of how to escape with her five year old child. The second movie is a psychological study of the effects of abduction, rape, and social and sensory deprivation on its direct and indirect victims. Both stories will grab you. Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Hotel Transylvania 2’ – Not Too Spooky Fun For the Kids and You


Dracula and his crew take his human grandson on a jaunt to all their old stomping grounds, hoping to shock the vampire out of Dennis before his 5th birthday. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Tremors 5: Bloodlines’ Shows There’s Still Some Fun Left In The Series

Tremors, Tremors 5, Tremors 5: Bloodlines, Michael Gross, Jamie Kennedy, Don Michael Paul, Woodrow Truesmith, M.A. Deuce, John Whelpley, Graboids, Assblasters

The series may never live up to the original’s charms, but at least it hasn’t hit rock bottom yet either. Read More »