Movie Reviews

Latest ATL Movie Reviews

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

“Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck” SXSW Movie Review

“Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck” (2015) One of the most anticipated and in demand screenings at SXSW was the documentary “Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck.” It’s an intimate look at the man, done with the […]

CW69–03/24/2015

Ex Machina

“Ex Machina” SXSW Movie Review

“Ex Machina” (2015) The highlight of SXSW Film Festival and my favorite movie of the year so far, “Ex Machina” is a masterpiece of simplistic Sci-Fi at its best. A film that combines elements of […]

CW69–03/18/2015

Red Army

“Red Army” Movie Review

How the best hockey team ever lost the Olympic gold.

CW69–03/13/2015

Spy

2015 SXSW Film Festival

Friday starts the SXSW Film Festival, and I will be there to cover it. Over the past few years SXSW Film Festival, held March 13 – 20th in Austin, Texas has become one of the […]

CW69–03/11/2015

Mr. Turner

“Mr. Turner” Movie Review

Mr. Turner (2014) Mr. Turner is British painter J.M.W. Turner (Timothy Spall), considered one of the preeminent painters in the 18th century. Turner grew up a son of a barber and uses the workmanlike attitude […]

CW69–03/06/2015

Kidnapping Mr. Heineken

“Kidnapping Mr. Heineken” Movie Review

“Kidnapping Mr. Heineken” (2015) A group of friends are trying to resurrect their construction company in the wake of the bad economy in Amsterdam. Cor Van Hout (Jim Sturgess) is the ringleader of the group. […]

CW69–03/06/2015

What We Do In the Shadows

“What We Do in the Shadows” Movie Review

“What We Do in the Shadows” (2014) Four vampires are living together in a large house and decide to let a documentary team in order to capture the months leading up to the big vampire […]

CW69–02/27/2015

Leviathan

“Leviathan” Movie Review

“Leviathan” (2014) In a Russian coastal town, Kolya ( Aleksey Serebryakov) has been told that his house will be torn down to make way for some sort of official town development. Kolya, married to Lilya […]

CW69–02/27/2015

Boyhood

Mike’s Fearless Oscar Picks for 2015

Mike’s Fearless 2015 Oscar Predictions Sunday is the 87th Annual Academy Awards. Here are my predictions of who will win, who I think should win (if different) and I point out a few “wild card” […]

CW69–02/19/2015