Oscar Roundup 2022

The 2022 Academy Awards are tomorrow; as per usual, a sizable divide exists between audience preference and critical acclaim. In fact, 2021's highest-grossing film, Spider-Man: No Way Home, garnered merely one nomination, for best visual effects. After the jump, check out links to our coverage for the nominated films, along with information about their nomination, … Continue reading Oscar Roundup 2022

SXSW 2022: Everything Everywhere All at Once

★★★★ (Written by Allison Brown) As someone obsessed with time travel and alternate universes, I knew Everything Everywhere All At Once would be a new favorite once I saw it announced for the South by Southwest lineup. I cannot recall the last time I have been so immersed in a film. Everything Everywhere All At … Continue reading SXSW 2022: Everything Everywhere All at Once

Interview: Upload Creator Greg Daniels & Cast

Ahead of its season two premiere, Allison sat down over zoom to chat with some of the cast and creatives behind Amazon Prime's Upload. In this season, we return to follow Nathan Brown (Robbie Amell) as he navigates the digital afterlife and deals with the repercussions of his inescapable girlfriend, Ingrid (Allegra Edwards), uploading herself … Continue reading Interview: Upload Creator Greg Daniels & Cast

Film Review: The In Between

★★★★ Evoking the 90s classic Ghost, Paramount+ original movie The In Between is an adorable otherworldly romance that comes right at the perfect time of year: the movie-starved opening stretch. In normal non-pandemic times, January is typically referred to as the “dump month,” where many studios dump whatever projects they feel like, and with minimal … Continue reading Film Review: The In Between

Mammoth 2022: The Abandon

★★★★ Bizarre, otherworldly delights seem to be the bread and butter of many a festival. Without warning, along comes this surprisingly gripping sci-fi thriller, courtesy of the Mammoth Film Festival. Evoking indie favorite Cube and Ryan Reynolds chiller Buried, The Abandon strands its lead character in a confined setting as he races to solve the … Continue reading Mammoth 2022: The Abandon