Movie Reviews for Hipsters

Mike has a degree in Film from The University of Texas at Austin. He has worked in the entertainment industry for over 25 years and sees over 300 theatrical releases a year. Mike has a weekly movie blog where he reviews films both present and past at: He is a member of the Georgia Film Critics Association and is the film critic for

Past Life

‘Past Life’ Movie Review

Past Life (2016)   We follow two women as they cross a rainy street into a concert hall. The two women sit down as a choir, accompanied by an orchestra, is singing a complex musical […]


Terminus 2016

2017 Terminus Conference and Festival

2017 Terminus Conference and Festival Campus MovieFest (CMF), the world’s largest student film festival, has brought ‘Terminus’ to Atlanta for year two.  ‘Terminus’ a four-day event devoted to connecting young creatives and industry professionals for […]


Paris Can Wait

‘Paris Can Wait’ Movie Review

‘Paris Can Wait’  (2016) Anne (Diane Lane) is looking wistfully on the beautiful French seaside resort from her balcony as breakfast is laid out in front of her on a table. We can hear her […]



‘Wakefield’ Movie Review

Wakefield (2016)   When we first meet Howard Wakefield (Bryan Cranston), he is dressed in a business suit, overcoat and is carrying a briefcase as he navigates the streets of New York City. He is […]


ATX Television Festival Season 5

2017 ATX Television Festival June 8 -11th

My absolute favorite festival is just around the corner! The 6th Annual ATX Television Festival in Austin, TX is just around the corner, happening on June 8 – 11th, 2017. The ATX Television Festival is […]


Momocon 2016

Momocon 2017

If you are a fan of Japanese Anime, Comics, Video and Table Top games, and Cosplay you will want to be at Momocon this weekend. Starting Thursday, May 25th through Sunday, May 28th, Momocon will […]


Hold Me

‘Hold Me’ Movie Review

Hold Me Movie Review Film reviewed at the 2016 Rome International Film Festival. We see Hannah (Hannah Fierman), a young woman, soaking in a tub. She looks as if she may cry. We cut to […]


American Zealot

Skyline International Film Festival May 19th-21st

This weekend, Friday, May 19th through Sunday, May 21st is the 2nd annual Skyline International Film Festival, hosted by the University of North Georgia Gainesville Campus in Oakwood, GA. Founded in the Spring  of 2015, […]


Michael Rooker, John Mc Naughton

‘Guardians’ Michael Rooker reteams with ‘Henry’ director John McNaughton for new film

Michael Rooker, of the massive hit Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and the Atlanta-filmed The Walking Dead, is reteaming with his Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer director John McNaughton for the feature adaptation […]


Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” Red Carpet at the Fox

On Sunday, April 30th I attended a private cast and crew screening at the Fox Theatre for Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.  There at the Fox, I interviewed on the Red Carpet […]



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