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  • The Rocketeer

    The Rocketeer


    Goddamn it’s so good.

  • Scare Package

    Scare Package


    Really solid and fun... until it leaves the video store, and then it never gets that energy back, leading to a disappointing “Cabin in the Woods”-y last quarter.

  • The Wanting Mare

    The Wanting Mare


    Gorgeous visuals, made all the more impressive by the background of the production and the way it was made. But there’s nothing to cling to in the story; no reason to care about these characters. Vague concepts, broad strokes of ideas, and impressive landscapes aren’t enough to overcome a lack of clear stakes, character development, or plot.

    It sounds like the director has a lot of ideas about this world, but I wish more had been communicated on screen. Some may like its vague, whispered “poetic” nature, but for me there’s just not enough here to care.

    Chattanooga Film Festival 2020

  • The Beach House

    The Beach House


    Intelligently directed, well-paced, and with some smart & yelp-inducing practical effects that made me squirm. Very well-done.

    Chattanooga Film Festival 2020

  • Jumbo



    Beautiful, sensual. Loved it.

    Chattanooga Film Fest 2020

  • Driveways



    Welp, here’s my favorite film of 2020 so far.

  • Creepshow



    Seems to have trouble striking its tone, and the budget holds it back a bit, but very fun!

  • The Wolf House

    The Wolf House


    Beautiful, surreal, terrifying, and dark. Very cool.

  • Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives

    Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives


    Some fun Hammer & Universal Monsters influences. A couple really great shots / moments / visuals mixed within.

  • Deerskin



    Weird and great

  • Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey

    Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey


    Darker than I expected! Wild, fantastic production design

  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl


    Tight & twisty. Fincher’s cold, galvanized aesthetic works so nicely here. Everyone’s great in this.