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: LastOnetoLeavetheTheatre.com He is a member of the Georgia Film Critics Association and is the film critic for RioandReyes.com

Land of Mine

“Land Of Mine” Movie Review

Land of Mine (2016) It’s 1945, and the Germans have just surrendered, having occupied the Danish homeland since 1940. We see a long line of unarmed German soldiers walking down a road. A Danish Sergeant […]

CW69–04/14/2017

"Menashe" Q&A

“Menashe” ATLFF Red Carpet Interview

Menashe ATLFF Red Carpet Menashe was the closing night film at the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival. Shown in conjunction with the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, the movie is the first feature-length film in over sixty […]

CW69–04/13/2017

The Hero

“The Hero” ATLFF Movie Review

 The Hero ATLFF Movie Review Film is reviewed from the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival screening. We first see Lee Hayden (Sam Elliott) inside a recording studio. He is saying the identical tag line about a […]

CW69–04/06/2017

Dave Made a Maze

“Dave Made a Maze” ATLFF Movie Review

Dave Made a Maze ATLFF Movie Review Film is reviewed from the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival screening. Annie (Meera Rohit Kumbhani) comes home with her suitcase in tow to her apartment that she shares with […]

CW69–03/28/2017

Dave Made a Maze

“Dave Made a Maze” ATLFF Red Carpet Interview

On Friday, Dave Made a Maze was the opening night movie for the 2017 Atlanta Film Festival. Playing to a sold out and very appreciative crowd, the film was a hit with festival goers. I […]

CW69–03/28/2017

Colossal

“Colossal” SXSW Film Review

Colossal SXSW Film Review Film is reviewed from the 2017 SXSW Film Festival screening. A young girl along with her mother are looking for a lost doll in a Seoul park. She searches while her […]

CW69–03/20/2017

The Big Sick

“The Big Sick” SXSW Movie Review

The Big Sick SXSW Movie Review Film is reviewed from the 2017 SXSW Film Festival screening Kumail (Kumail Nanjiani) is a stand-up comedian in Chicago. He regularly works at a local, small time comedy club, […]

CW69–03/18/2017

La Barracuda

“La Barracuda” SXSW Movie Review

La Barracuda SXSW Movie Review Film is reviewed from the 2017 SXSW Film Festival screening When first see Sinaloa (Sophie Reid), a young woman with long, black hair, she is taking a midnight swim. We […]

CW69–03/17/2017

Mr. Roosevelt

“Mr. Roosevelt” SXSW Movie Review

Mr. Roosevelt SXSW Movie Review Film is reviewed from the 2017 SXSW Film Festival screening We see Emily (Noël Wells), a struggling comedian, as she is talking about herself, letting us know more about her […]

CW69–03/16/2017

Small Town Crime

“Small Town Crime” SXSW Movie Review

Small Town Crime SXSW Movie Review Film is reviewed from the 2017 SXSW Film Festival screening We see that we are in a nice neighborhood, with the exception of one house, where a muscle car […]

CW69–03/15/2017

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