INTO THE ABYSS Review

     November 11, 2011

[This review is a re-print of my review from the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival] Director Werner Herzog is against the death penalty, supposedly feels sympathy for families of the victims, and asks bizarre questions when doing an interview. I …

Werner Herzog INTO THE ABYSS Interview

     November 9, 2011

Master filmmaker Werner Herzog probes the human psyche to explore why people kill-and why a state kills in his fascinating exploration of a triple homicide case in Conroe, Texas. In intimate conversations with those involved, including 28-year-old death row inmate …

TIFF 2011 Award Winners and Film Sales Announced

     September 18, 2011

The 2011 Toronto International Film Festival has come to a close.  We covered the hell out of it and we’ve got loads of interviews still to post.  Today, TIFF announced the winners in three award categories for Canadian films and …

TIFF 2011: INTO THE ABYSS Review

     September 13, 2011

Director Werner Herzog is against the death penalty, supposedly feels sympathy for families of the victims, and asks bizarre questions when doing an interview.  I have now summed up Into the Abyss, Herzog’s forgettable documentary that half-heartedly tries to be …