July 29, 2016 — He was unquestionably one of the greatest composers who ever lived.Frédéric Chopin, the brilliant Polish composer and pianist, was the epitome of the Romantic artist. He is recognized as one of the most important composers of all time for the influence that his works have had on music, yet he never wrote a symphony and rarely wrote music that was not for a solo piano. He left his Polish homeland as a young man in order to […]
July 28, 2016 — When Emily Burns (Marisa Ruby, The Art of Power) wakes up, she finds herself locked in a room with no evident means of escape.She has no idea where she is or why she is there.She also has no idea if her husband and daughter are looking for her. All she does know is that intends to find her way back to them.Around the room Emily discovers clues which she believes will help her decode the reason she is there… but […]
July 28, 2016 — The Greasy Strangler is a movie that will generate talk.The release of the first trailer for the film caused much comment. The NSFW label was well-earned (it may be necessary to come up with a stronger label before this movie is released) and those who defied the warnings and watched it had some pretty choice comments.Movieweb exploded: “Good god, what is this? Some form of human torture or pure, unadulterated madness built in a science lab […]
July 27, 2016 — When 5 young people visit an isolated mansion, they get involved in psychological games that keep them on edge throughout the weekend.Part mystery, part thriller, and filled with psychological and sexual tension, Backgammon keeps its characters and viewers in suspense.College student Andrew issues an invitation to Lucien and his girlfriend Elizabeth for a weekend getaway at the mansion. But the couple is disheartened to discover that Miranda, Andrew’s sister, and her despised boyfriend, Gerald, will also be […]
July 27, 2016 — Elizabeth Wood admits that White Girl, the acclaimed film that drew rave reviews at the Sundance Film Festival, is loosely based on her own life.She told Indiewire, “It’s a personal story.” It concerns Leah, a young college girl who moves to New York, hooks up with Blue, her neighborhood drug dealer. Blue is apprehended after a drug bust — and with a third strike against him, he faces serious jail time. Leah, whose white, middle class upbringing has shielded […]
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