TIFF 2013: THERESE Review

     February 10, 2015

Guilt is a disease.  It’s not some fleeting emotion that can be easily squashed; sometimes it can fester and engulf one’s soul for a lifetime.  The consequences of guilt and how it overwhelms every aspect of one’s life—effectively imprisoning them—are …

SXSW 2012: SMALL APARTMENTS Review

     March 11, 2012

Small Apartments deserves credit for getting inside your head through force of strangeness alone, and it has enough going on to merit at least some kind of interpretation.  You can argue with yourself to no end about whether or not …

BRIDESMAIDS Review

     June 18, 2011

The takeaway from Bridesmaids shouldn’t be “Look!  Women can be raunchy too!  Equality!”  If Bridesmaids simply featured a bunch of women engaging in gross-out humor, it would be a tiresome, soulless exercise just as gross-out humor between guys is a …