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

The Meddler

“The Meddler” Movie Review

  “The Meddler”  (2015) Marnie (Susan Sarandon) is a recent widow, whose husband left a substantial amount of money to live on, so much so that Marnie can buy the latest iPad without having to […]


ATX Television Festival 2015

5th Annual ATX Television Festival Announces Its Lineup

5th Annual ATX Television Festival Announces Its Lineup   The 5th Annual ATX Television Festival in Austin, TX is just around the corner, happening on June 9 – 12, 2016. The ATX Television Festival is […]


Morris from America

“Morris from America” ATLFF Movie Review

“Morris from America” Film is reviewed from the 2016 Atlanta Film Festival screening. When we first meet Morris (Markees Christmas), he is being taught about old-school rap from the 90s by his father, Curtis (Craig […]


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“Sing Street” Movie Review

 “Sing Street” (2016) When we first meet 15-year-old Conor (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo), he is alone in his room attempting to write a song with his guitar. He is not doing too well in his songwriting, not […]


Morris from America

“Morris from America” director Chad Hartigan ATLFF Red Carpet Interview

On Saturday, April 9th I got to interview on the Atlanta Film Festival Red Carpet writer/director Chad Hartigan about his film “Morris from America.” “Morris from America” is a unique coming of age film about […]



Interview with the cast of “Keanu”

“Keanu” is a new movie from the team of Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, that opens nationwide on Friday. When Rell’s (Jordan Peele) beloved pet kitten, Keanu, is stolen, he and his cousin (Keegan-Michael Key) […]


Too Late

Interview with “Too Late” Director Dennis Hauck

“Too Late” is a film about private investigator Mel Sampson (Academy Award nominee John Hawkes, “Winter’s Bone,” “The Sessions”) is tasked with tracking down the whereabouts of a missing woman from his past. “Too Late” […]


Little Sister

“Little Sister” Indie Grits Review

“Little Sister” (2016) Film is reviewed from the 2016 Indie Grits Festival screening. You know it’s not going to be an ordinary story when a film about a nun starts with a quote from a […]


Michael Rooker - Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy

Director James Gunn and Actor William H. Macy added to ATLFF lineup

The Atlanta Film Fesitval has made three big additions to their Sunday, April 10th lineup. Two Creative Conference educational events have been added, including a Master Class with actor/director William H. Macy (“Fargo”). Also, a […]


Everybody Wants Some!!

Interview with the Cast of “Everybody Wants Some!!”

“Everybody Wants Some!!” written and directed by Richard Linklater, is about a 1981 small Texas college town where most of the sports teams of the college suck, all but the baseball team. The team rules […]




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