January 2, 2012 - 4:45pm
As we embark upon 2012, resolve to watch more wholesome movies!
It is a new year, and there are resolutions to be made. I have never been one for New Year’s resolutions myself, but allow me to suggest one for you, dear readers. Repeat after me: “I hereby resolve to watch more thought-provoking and artistic films this year.” Abandon ...
December 30, 2011 - 12:26pm
"You think you can survive out there in the nothing? You're wrong..."
Last week I had the opportunity to sit down with first-time filmmaker David Brewer and discuss his newly completed film, “Nothing in the Flowers.” The movie premiered last night at Headliner’s Music Hall, playing to a packed house.
December 27, 2011 - 10:42am
Set in Europe at the time of World War I, "War Horse" tells the story of Joey, a thoroughbred, and his remarkable journey through the war.
War Horse, which opened in theaters Christmas Day, is Steven Spielberg and DreamWorks Pictures latest offering. Spielberg adapted the story for the screen from a British play based on a children’s book by British author Michael Morpurgo. Although Morpurgo told the story from the horse’s...
December 26, 2011 - 9:45am
Lovers of foreign films have less than a week to see the new film by Academy Award-winning Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar.
Pedro Almodóvar is a fascinating filmmaker.
December 26, 2011 - 9:30am
Brewer presents his first film, "Nothing in the Flowers," at Headliner's Music Hall on Thursday. I sat down with him to discuss his film, the inspiration for it, and what he considers the most important aspects of filmmaking.
I don’t think there are very many people who at some point in their lives didn’t want to make movies, or at least be in one. The silver screen is a magical realm where anything can happen, and the god-like power of being the one to make it happen is a very tempting dream. The ones who...