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So far Paul Weissman has created 89 blog entries.

Raw

Julia Ducournau, in her feature debut, is a director completely in control of her craft and a talent to watch.

By |March 8th, 2017|Horror, Top Picks|0 Comments

Brimstone

Dutch director Martin Koolhoven has created a western as violent as The Hateful Eight and as dour as McCabe and Mrs. Miller.

By |March 8th, 2017|Western|0 Comments

Donald Cried

Donald (as played by director Kris Avedisian), is a creation of heartbreaking familiarity. He encapsulates the eternal stoner who believes junior high was the apex of his existence.

By |March 4th, 2017|Indie|0 Comments

The Last Laugh

The documentary asks simple questions that provoke complicated answers. Can the Holocaust be funny? Can we joke about it?

By |March 3rd, 2017|Documentary, Top Picks|0 Comments

Punching Henry

A meta comedy about a singing comedian named Henry Phillips, played by comedian Henry Phillips, with Sarah Silverman and J.K. Simmons.

By |February 24th, 2017|Featured|0 Comments

Kubo and the Two Strings

This has been quite the year for enchanting animated films. One can add Kubo and the Two Strings to that list.

By |December 17th, 2016|Action, Animated, DVD/Streaming/On Demand|0 Comments

Old Stone

A tightly wound gem of a movie that wastes none of its brisk 80 minutes.

By |November 29th, 2016|Crime, Top Picks|0 Comments

Trash Fire

With more than a touch of Grand Guignol horror, this indie desperately wants to be a midnight movie,

By |November 18th, 2016|DVD/Streaming/On Demand, Family drama, Indie|0 Comments

By Sidney Lumet

The master director holds court, discussing his life in films.

By |November 2nd, 2016|Arts, Film History|0 Comments