Entries Tagged with ‘movie review’

  Director:  Marty Pristone & Dale Trevillion (Play Time) Writer:  Emilio Ferrari Starring:  Angie Everhart, James Wilder Since her (long past) days of life as a teenager, Angie Everhart has had a steady career in modeling. Somewhere along the way, though, she came to the conclusion that she had the necessary assets to become an […]

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Director(s): Barbara Kopple (Wild Man Blues) Writer(s): Jessica Kaplan & Stephen Gaghan (Traffic, Abandon) Starring: Anne Hathaway, Bijou Phillips The original writer of Havoc, Jessica Kaplan, had her script purchased before her 18th birthday. The script languished in development hell for a couple years, with Traffic scribe Stephen Gaghan eventually finalizing the shooting script. Sadly, […]

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Director(s): Jose L. Cruz Writer(s): Jose L. Cruz Staring: David Patrick Green, Rina Fernandez and Kurt Sinclair I’ll give the team behind Haunted From Within credit for trying, but there’s no way around saying that they failed to create anything worthwhile. In this low budget ghost story, which is said to be a retelling of […]

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Director(s): Andy Diaz Writer(s): Andy Diaz Starring: Andy Diaz, Magic Juan, Sadat X As much as I’ve ragged on the short-lived Spartan Entertainment in the past, I’ll give them credit. For the most part the urban films that they released were almost always above and beyond what was coming out of companies like York Entertainment […]

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Director(s): Arch Stanton (aka Jim Wynorski) Writer(s): Mark Thomas McGee & James B. Rogers (both of Sorority House Massacre II) Starring: Gail Harris, Melissa Moore, Deborah Dutch, Orville Ketchum (aka Peter Spellos) Well, no one ever accused Jim Wynorski of being an uptight artist, and there’s good reason for it. Essentially a sequel to Sorority […]

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Director(s): Kenneth J. Hall (Linnea Quigley’s Horror Workout) Writer(s): Kenneth J. Hall (The Clown at Midnight, Morgana) Starring: Mary Woronov, Janet Tracy Keijser My psychology teacher taught me quite the lesson a few days ago. When the cops won’t help you in finding your missing sister, who disappeared while jogging in close proximity to the […]

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Director(s): Michael Oblowitz (Out For A Kill, The Foreigner) Writer(s): Monty Featherstone & Howard Zemski Starring: William Forsythe, Jeffrey Combs Michael Oblowitz was responsible for Out For a Kill and The Foreigner, both of which are regarded as the Steven Seagal’s two worst movies. As I write this, Out For a Kil teeters on IMDb’s […]

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Director(s): Jason Ensler Writer(s): William Tepper Starring: Ray Romano, Kevin James, Burt Reynolds, Kim Coates, Michael Rapport There are going to be some critics that say Grilled isn’t a good movie. They’re going to say that it’s too short, isn’t funny, is too wacky for its own good, and that its premise is a one-note […]

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Director(s): Joseph A. Pineda Writer(s): Joey Velazquez & Wade Warren Starring: Christine Lakin, Dennis Haskins Had Going Down not wound up looking like it was filmed with a middle of the road DV cam, it’s very possible that it would have been released with the “National Lampoon’s” name attached to it. Going Down is raunchy, […]

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Director: Paul Leaf Writer: Jerome Courshon Starring: Jerome Courshon “Winner of 6 International Film Festival Awards” is not a term you’ll see very often on this website. “Winner of 2 Little Rock, Arkansas Film Festival Awards” may even be stretching it. But God, Sex, and Apple Pie is one of those few exceptions. After a […]

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