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

Loving

“Loving” Movie Review

“Loving”  (2016) Richard  (Joel Edgerton) and Mildred (Ruth Negga) are an interracial couple in 1958 Virginia’s Caroline County. We first see them in an afternoon street car race. Richard is the mechanic for the group […]

CW69–11/11/2016

A Man Called Ove

“A Man Called Ove” Movie Review

“A Man Called Ove” (2016)   Ove, a 59-year-old man (played by Rolf Lassgård and Filip Berg / Viktor Baagoe in flashbacks), wakes up and begins his rounds checking on his Condominium community. He walks […]

CW69–11/02/2016

Arrival

“Arrival” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review

“Arrival” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review   Film was reviewed at the Savannah Film Festival screening. Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is reliving her life with her daughter in her dream. We see her give […]

CW69–11/01/2016

Certain Women

“Certain Women” Movie Review

“Certain Women” (2016) When we first meet Laura (Laura Dern), she is lounging on a bed while her lover (James LeGros) is getting dressed. We will soon learn that her lover, Ryan, is a married […]

CW69–10/28/2016

Bleed for This

“Bleed for This” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review

“Bleed for This” Savannah Film Festival Movie Review   Film was reviewed at the Savannah Film Festival screening.   We see a big Las Vegas meeting room where a press conference is being conducted to […]

CW69–10/27/2016

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, […]

CW69–10/25/2016

Paterson

“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 […]

CW69–10/24/2016

Jackie

“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 […]

10/24/2016

Moonlight

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. […]

CW69–10/19/2016

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 […]

CW69–10/12/2016

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