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Review: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

Feb 9, 2018

 

By: Matt Kahkonen

 

Welcome to part 1 in my series of catching up on reviews that I missed out on due to the holidays. First up is Oscar favorite 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri' starring Frances McDormand, Sam Rockwell, and Woody Harrelson. 

'Three Billboards' is a sharply written dark comedy that is...


2018 Academy Award Predictions

Feb 1, 2018

By: Matt Kahkonen

 

The 2018 Academy Awards Nominees have been announced, and it's time to make some bold (and some pretty obvious) predictions as to who will be taking home Oscars this year. While we'll go into more detail on our selections in our February 1st episode of the podcast, we wanted to get our picks put...


Fantastic Fest 2017 Review: Applecart

Oct 6, 2017

By Matt Kahkonen

I saw 16 movies in 4 days at Fantastic Fest this year, and Applecart was easily the most disappointing. I was really excited for this one seeing as Don Coscarelli produced it and the buzz was that it was a practical effects creature feature, which is right up my alley. The sad truth is that Applecart...


Fantastic Fest 2017 Review: 1922

Oct 4, 2017

By Matt Kahkonen

Continuing the current wave of Stephen King adaptations to hit the big screen, I'm happy to report that 1922, based on a novella of the same name, is a pretty great piece of gothic horror. Set on a farm in Nebraska in, you guessed it, 1922, the film follows Wilfred "Wilf" James (an excellent Thomas...


Fantastic Fest 2017 Review: Mary and the Witch's Flower

Oct 4, 2017

By Matt Kahkonen

From the first few shots of this wonderful animated feature (the first from newly formed Studio Ponoc), you can tell that this is going to be something special, and you'd be forgiven if you immediately thought this was a new Studio Ghibli movie. The animation, story, and charm in Mary and the Witch's...