Question of the Week: Who gave your favorite performance(s) of 2013 so far?

Hello everyone! Well, April has been quite an eclectic movie watching month for me, as you'll see in my monthly roundup is coming tomorrow. Since I've been working on a bunch of indie reviews lately, I feel like taking a bit of break today. Instead, I'd like to pick your brains a bit my fellow …

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Indie Weekend Roundup: The Reluctant Fundamentalist review

It's the last weekend of MSPfest and it's been great watching a bunch of indie films. Saw The Hunt last night and this is my initial reaction: Well-crafted & well-acted Danish thriller The Hunt is taut and extremely unsettling. It's one of those films that REALLY got under my skin. — FlixChatter (@FlixChatter) April 29, …

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Indie Review: I, ANNA starring Charlotte Rampling & Gabriel Byrne

I must say that the main draw for me to this film is are the pairing of Charlotte Rampling and Gabriel Byrne. As it turns out, the casting remains to be the strongest thing about this film from newbie director Barnaby Southcombe, who happens to be Rampling's own son. The film opens with the protagonist …

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Everybody’s Chattin’ – April Reviews Edition

Happy Friday everyone! It's gonna be in mid 60s today, so that's sure gonna add an extra step in my Spring. Finally it actually feels seasonal this weekend 😀 Well, it's time for another Everybody's Chattin' post and this time I want to highlight reviews some of you fine bloggers have written recently. I specifically …

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A Trio of Casting News I’m Excited About: Viola Davis + Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Lee Pace

Now, if only the three of them would actually be starring in ONE film, that'd be an even more spectacular casting news. But hey, I'm just glad that those three are getting more prominent roles and I'm particularly excited about Viola's news because it involves one of my favorite directors! Viola Davis & Chris Hemsworth …

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Indie Review: Caesar Must Die (2012)

Inmates at a high-security prison in Rome prepare for a public performance of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." I have to admit I haven't seen too many Shakespeare's plays in my day but even if I did, this would probably stand as the most unique of all of them. That's because it's set in Italy's Rebibbia Prison …

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Guest Post: TV Show Fails and Wins – Replacement actors who made or broke their shows

Hi everyone! Taking a bit of a break from movies, today we have a special TV-related guest post from Lindsay Mcmahon. Her interests are entertainment, television, parenting and health but she is constantly extending her field of view to incorporate interesting news suggested to her by her readers. Her favorite flick is 'Fight Club', a …

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Weekend Viewing Roundup – OBLIVION Review

The weekend is coming to a close as I'm writing this, hope y'all had a nice one... especially in the weather department. It's really the kind of "Spring" that does NOT add an extra spring in your step, unless you want to slip on ice and fall over into a puddle :(I mean, just look …

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Double Indie Film Reviews: Disconnect + Unfinished Song

This past week, I had the chance to watch a couple of indie films through MSPIFF and press screening. It would've been three films but the blizzard last Thursday kept me from going to the MUD screening. Yes it's such a bummer but really, in the grand scheme of things, especially compared to what's going …

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Top 10 favorite Tom Cruise’s film/performance … and vote for your own top 3

When people ask me who's my favorite actor, I would always say without hesitation that Tom Cruise is my favorite. Then people would ask why or say that's gotta tough liking Cruise. I respond back and say, why is that? He's one of the most prolific leading men working in Hollywood today. But ever since …

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