FAULTS Review

     March 6, 2015

Writer and director Riley Stearns' feature film debut focuses on a young cult follower (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), and the the man tasked with deprogramming her (Leland Orser).

THE GUEST Blu-ray Review

     March 19, 2015

Director Adam Wingard and writer Simon Barrett have been working together for a couple years now and they’ve establish a tone for their films, that of a mid-eighties Cannon movie.  Their films are party movies that seem to be reaction …

THE GUEST Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  The Guest opens today in limited release.] From 1974 to 1988, director John Carpenter was pretty much unstoppable. His films were scary, funny, strange, and thrilling. Adam …

Sundance 2014: THE GUEST Review

     February 10, 2015

From 1974 to 1988, director John Carpenter was pretty much unstoppable. His films were scary, funny, strange, and thrilling.  Adam Wingard’s The Guest feels like a lost Carpenter film from the director’s golden age.  The picture effortlessly moves between a …