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Review: ENFORCEMENT (SHORTA), Police Brutality Smashes Lives

Jacob Lohmann and Simon Sears star in a nail-biting crime thriller from Denmark, directed by Anders Ølholm and Frederik Louis Hviid.

Blu-ray Review: CENTER STAGE, Stanley Kwan's Masterpiece Is a Beauty to Behold

Maggie Cheung, Han Chin and Tony Ka Fai Leung star in a breathtakingly gorgeous film, directed by Stanley Kwan. Digitally restored in 4K, it lives up to its reputation as one of the most revered masterpieces of the Hong Kong cinema.

Tribeca 2021 Review: AGNES, Exorcism, Anger, Faith, and Sandwich Dissection

What does it mean to have faith? What does it mean to be driven insane? These two questions might come from very similar places in the human psyche. This is especially true for those with little power or agency over...

Friday One Sheet: THE EMPLOYER AND THE EMPLOYEE

The rare film from Uruguay to play the Cannes film festival, Manolo Nieto Zas's The Employer And The Employee released this key art from the festival that popped out in large part due to the 'scope but sideways' design.  I...

CUTUN 2021: Chilean Short Film Genre Festival Heads Into Second Year This August

I am always keeping an eye out for anything related to the genre that happens in Latin America, be it a movie or a festival. I came across a new short-form genre film festival called Cutun in La Serena, Chile,...

Review: TAKE ME SOMEWHERE NICE

Sara Luna Zoric, Lazar Dragojevic, and Ernad Prnjavorac star in an off-beat drama from The Netherlands, written and directed by Ena Sendijarevic.

THE BOY BEHIND THE DOOR Trailer. Debut Horror From Duo Charbonier And Powell on Shudder This July!

The Boy Behind the Door, the feature film debut of writing and directing duo David Charbonier and Justin Powell is coming exclusively to Shudder on Thursday, July 29th. Shudder released the trailer for this horror flick yesterday and while we're...

A DIM VALLEY Trailer And Poster Premiere For Indie Film, Out This July!

If you're in the mood for something a little etheral and even a little evokative keep an eye out for Brandon Colvin's third feature film A Dim Valley. An official selection at the Raindance, Sidewalk, and Charlotte Film Festivals the...

FEAR STREET Trailer: All Roads Lead to Fear Street...

Let's face it: if your town is named Shadyside, it's pretty much doomed to have creepy things happen. Though it's perhaps a bit excessive for one town and its population to suffer so much for things that happened before they...

Udine 2021: Far East Film Festival Unveils Packed Hybrid 23rd Edition

To the delight of Asian Cinema fans the world over, the Far East Film Festival has announced a packed 23rd edition, which will take place in the beautiful Italian city of Udine in a hybrid format, with all films screening...

Now Streaming: DOM, Police, Drugs, and Thieves, All in the Family

Gabriel Leone, Flávio Tolezani and Filipe Bragança star in the compelling crime-drama series from Brazil, created by Breno Silveira and now streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

Blu-ray Review: Criterion's Massive WORLD OF WONG KAR WAI Box Set

Physical media is a beautiful thing for those who still treasure it. It can be held, viewed, borrowed, or even traded or sold, and unless something happens to it, there's never a chance that your chosen streaming service won't have...

Trailer: Gonzo Takashi Miike Is Back With THE GREAT YOKAI WAR: GUARDIANS!

It's been a while since we've seen the crazy side of legendary Japanese director, Takashi Miike. While he has slowed down his absurdly prolific pace a bit over the last decade, it's always nice to see a bit of the...

Another Gaze Presents Films by Palestinian Women, Online and Free

"The movies are like a machine that generates empathy", Roger Ebert once said. While I would argue that this applies to any art form, the ease with which movies travel has meant we have come to know and view the...

New Trailer For Mamoru Hosoda's BELLE

Eleven years ago, Japanese writer-director Mamoru Hosoda made what is in my opinion one of the best films of this century, animated or other: Summer Wars. In it, he showed, with flair, a fairly prophetic tale of the impact widespread...

2021 Chattanooga Film Fest Announces Full (Virtual) Lineup Of Features, Docs, & Amazing Events!

The Chattanooga Film Festival is back in just a couple of weeks, and this version, just like their last, is set to be all virtual. However, that hasn't stopped them from creating an impressively stacked lineup of features, documentaries, and...

Watch This Exclusive And Violent Clip From DEATH IN TEXAS

Scott Windhauser's thriller Death in Texas is in cinemas and on VOD starting today. We have an exclusive clip, courtesy of distributor Vertical Entertainment, to share with you.   In the clip our central character Billy Walker appears to have...

Blu-ray Review: The Flawed, Fascinating JUST A GIGOLO

Out on June 29th here in North America, Shout Factory releases --- to my knowledge --- a rarely-seen David Bowie film on Blu-ray, Just a Gigolo. Bowie stars as Paul Ambrosius von Przygodski, a Prussian solider whose been injured in...

Review: FLASHBACK, Aka, 2021: A Space-Time Odyssey

Dylan O'Brien, Maika Monroe and Amanda Brugel star in a dramatic thriller, written and directed by Christopher MacBride.

Watch The Trailer For Argentine Supernatural Drama NOCTURNA: SIDE A - THE GREAT OLD MAN'S NIGHT

Argentine filmmaker Gonzalo Calzada released the trailer for his supernatural drama Nocturna Side A: The Great Old Man's Night yesterday. Go and have a look down below.    Ulysses is a hundred-year-old man living with his wife, Dalia, in their...