Izzy Gets the F*ck Across Town

Studio: Shout! Studios
Directed by Christian Papierniak

Jun 22, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

Propulsive, kinetic, and unapologetically crass, Izzy feels like an indie film that would have been put out by Miramax in the early ‘90s. More

China Salesman

Studio: Cleopatra Entertainment
Tan Bing

Jun 20, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

The beginning of the movie gives a pretty obvious tell that this is going to be a trainwreck of Tommy Wiseau proportions. More

The Yellow Birds

Studio: Saban Films / Lionsgate / DirecTV
Directed by Alexandre Moors

Jun 15, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

The Yellow Birds doesn’t bring anything particularly new to the war genre but finds subtle ways to evoke the emotions of the characters to create a modestly compelling watch.  More

211

Studio: Momentum Pictures
Directed by York Shackleton

Jun 11, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

Even the more casual fans of his filmography know that Nicolas Cage has had a rough decade. More

Hereditary

Studio: A24
Directed by Ari Aster

Jun 08, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

Ari Aster’s Hereditary, the writer-director’s feature-length debut, is as assured of a first film as one is likely to come upon. More

Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist

Studio: Greenwich Entertainment
Directed by Lorna Tucker

Jun 06, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

While Westwood does talk about her past and how she became interested in designing clothes, her caginess & reluctance to wax nostalgic about history is a running thread throughout the movie. More

That Summer

Studio: IFC Films
Directed by Göran Olsson

May 25, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

For fans of camp culture and harrowing cinema verite, these two bickering & blinkered grand dames are instantly familiar: The Beales of Grey Gardens. More

Sollers Point

Studio: Oscilloscope
Directed by Matthew Porterfield

May 22, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

Sollers Point is a highly contemplative work void of distinct protestations, allowing its everyday challenges to speak volumes as to the disposition of human beings. More

Saving Brinton

Studio: Barn Owl Pictures
Directed by Tommy Haines & Andrew Sherburne

May 16, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

Michael Zahs is a true original: a passionate archivist with an encyclopedic knowledge of old silent movies, magic lanterns, and Iowan lore. More