BLOOD Review

     February 10, 2015

Director Nick Murphy made an auspicious debut with his 2011 gothic horror film, The Awakening.  It was atmospheric but left enough leeway to let his excellent actors help carry the drama.  I had high hopes for his follow up feature, …

THE CAMPAIGN Review

     August 13, 2012

Earlier this year, I wrote about how The Five-Year Engagement over-indulged its actors’ improvisational comedy, which caused scenes to run on for far too long.  Director Jay Roach wisely dodges this problem by cutting his new film, The Campaign, down …

20 Things to Know from THE CAMPAIGN Set Visit

     July 26, 2012

As we gear up towards one of the most heated elections in our country’s history, people are getting a little (OK, a lot) stressed out:  political pundits are viciously attacking one another—and Batman movies—in the press, candidates are slinging mud …