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

Other People

“Other People” Savannah Film Festival Review

“Other People” (2016) Film was reviewed at the Savannah Film Festival screening. We first see three older children laying on a bed with their father on the floor with his head leaning against the bed, […]



“Paterson” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review

“Paterson” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review Film was reviewed from the 2016 Savannah Film Festival screening. Paterson (Adam Driver) wakes up in bed beside his wife, Laura (Golshifteh Farahani) next to him. There is no […]



“Jackie” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review

“Jackie” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review   Film is reviewed from the 2016 Savannah Film Festival screening. When we first see Jacqueline Kennedy (Natalie Portman), she is fiercely walking on the grounds of her home […]



2016 Savannah Film Festival Oct. 22 -29

2016 Savannah Film Festival   Oct. 22 -29 Big things are happening down in Savannah, Ga starting this weekend. The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) is putting on the Savannah Film Festival from Oct. […]


Ciara Renée

Ciara Renée talks about Hawkgirl and “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”

At this year’s Dragon Con, I got to interview Ciara Renée, who plays Kendra Sanders/Hawkgirl on The CW’s “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” where she talks about being the first live action Hawkgirl and the big […]


Girl Asleep

“Girl Asleep” Movie Review

“Girl Asleep” (2015) Greta (Bethany Whitmore) is a shy, slightly strange girl, who would rather not grow up. She is about to go to her new middle school, but first she must put up with […]


The Search for Life in Space

Fernbank Museum to hold “Out of This World Day”

The Fernbank Museum of Natural History will hold an “Out of This World Day” on Saturday, Oct. 8th in celebration of the new IMAX film “The Search for Life in Space” (review of the movie below).  From […]


The Hollars

“The Hollars” Movie Review

“The Hollars” (2016) When we first meet the Hollar family, they are getting ready for the day. Ron (Sharito Copley) has recently moved back to his parent’s house and is sleeping on the couch. This […]


Rome International Film Festival

Rome International Film Festival 2016

 Rome International Film Festival 2016   Sept. 15th – 18th   This weekend things in Rome, GA as the 13th annual Rome International Film Festival (RIFF)will be happening.  Founded in 2003, RIFF is northwest Georgia’s signature film […]


The Light Between Oceans

“The Light Between Oceans” Movie Review

  “The Light Between Oceans”  (2016)   Tom (Michael Fassbender) is a damaged man who is returning from the horrors of four years of fighting the battles of World War I for his native Australia. […]




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