TURTLEMANIA! Ninja Rap: The Ninja Turtles’ Unlikely Hip-Hop Connection
Editorial

TURTLEMANIA! Ninja Rap: The Ninja Turtles’ Unlikely Hip-Hop Connection

So you may have heard the first hip-hop single from Jonathan Liebesman’s forthcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie has dropped. Boasting more artists’ names than…

‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ – Ep. 76: BOYHOOD
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‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ – Ep. 76: BOYHOOD

    This Week’s Trailer:   Footnotes After 1964′s Seven Up!, came Michael Apted’s 21 Up, 28 Up, 35 Up, 42 Up, 49 Up, and…

WHAT IF & AND SO IT GOES: Resurrecting, then Flatlining, the Romantic Comedy Genre
Event Review

WHAT IF & AND SO IT GOES: Resurrecting, then Flatlining, the Romantic Comedy Genre

On Tuesday, July 8th the NYFCS hosted a romantic comedy double feature at the AMC 25 in Times Square. Peter Travers of ABC News and…

CESAR CHAVEZ: Not Quite a Biopic, But an American Hero Story
Home Video Review

CESAR CHAVEZ: Not Quite a Biopic, But an American Hero Story

Cesar Chavez released on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital HD and Video On Demand from Lionsgate on July 22nd, 2014 The biopic is a tricky film endeavor….

BLUE RUIN Blu-Ray Review: A Polemical Modern Western
Home Video Review

BLUE RUIN Blu-Ray Review: A Polemical Modern Western

“That’s how this works, man: the one with the gun gets to tell the truth.”  On the surface, it’d be easy to sum up the…

New on Blu: Korean Film THE SUSPECT Delivers Big Hollywood Action
Home Video Review

New on Blu: Korean Film THE SUSPECT Delivers Big Hollywood Action

The Suspect releases July 22 from Well Go USA. Like many South Korean thrillers which deal with North Korean espionage themes (and it seems most…

THE STRAIN Episode 2: A Real-Deal Horror Jam
TV Recap

THE STRAIN Episode 2: A Real-Deal Horror Jam

The premiere concluded with a speech stating that it would be love which would allow the vampire plot to succeed against the human race. The…

The Champion of Men: Hercules the Hollow Humanitarian
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The Champion of Men: Hercules the Hollow Humanitarian

On film, Hercules and his adventures have been retold, remolded, recast, and retread nearly as many times as Dracula. Not quite “done to death”, the…

OPEN GRAVE on Blu-Ray: Par For The Corpse
Home Video Review

OPEN GRAVE on Blu-Ray: Par For The Corpse

Open Grave released on Blu-Ray and DVD from Tribeca/Cinedigm on July 15. A man (Sharlto Copley) startles awake and finds himself laying on a mass…

What Makes A Movie Poorly Dated?
Editorial

What Makes A Movie Poorly Dated?

Jean Cocteau does something very smart in the opening of his 1946 adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. Before we have seen frame one of…