Reviews

by / on July 27, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: I SAW THE DEVIL

Last week a friend shared an article on Facebook about ten or so Netflix instant films you must watch immediately. The list contained more than a couple of films that I’d pinned for later at some point long ago. With a fresh […]

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by / on July 27, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: HEAD

When I was a kid one of our local Chicago area UHF stations would show reruns of The Monkees each summer. This was always one of my favorite shows and to this day I consider it one of the best […]

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by / on July 20, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: IN A WORLD…

Today I decided to sift through my queue and see if there were any films I’d tagged for later that I’d overlooked for far too long. By the by, don’t fear, I will return to the list of recommended Stream […]

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by / on July 20, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT

Like most movie reviewers, I always try to do my due diligence and take the time to research the movies I review. While I’d love for you to think I spend hours in the reference section of my local library, […]

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by / on July 13, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: HECTOR AND THE SEARCH FOR HAPPINESS

Fearing I was beginning to get into a rut of bizarre proportions, I turned to my friends on Facebook and asked for recommendations for the Stream. I received quite a large number for which I am thankful. Today features the […]

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by / on July 13, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: BACK STAGE

When I was in high school I was involved in the school’s theater department, but not as an actor. Being in front of an audience wasn’t really my style, but when it came to stagehands I was one of the […]

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by / on July 9, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: KAKURENBO (HIDE & SEEK)

“Kakurenbo (Hide & Seek)” is an animated short horror film from Japan. It is 30 minutes of a game of hide and seek with deadly consequences. Once seven children follow the clues in old street signs (O-to-ko-yo), they wind up […]

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by / on July 6, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: TUSK

Last week I offered up one of the kookiest films I’d seen in quite a while. This time around, I turned away from the never-ending content flow from Netflix and turned my attention to what’s available on Amazon Prime hoping […]

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by / on July 6, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE WARRIORS

All movie fans have a shame list. Those are the movies that they just haven’t gotten around to seeing yet. The ones that cause other film fans to say, “how can you not have seen that?!” Well, I’m proud to […]

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by / on June 29, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: WITCHING AND BITCHING

It’s days like today, or rather, nights like last night, I remember why I call myself the Reel Whore. If you don’t know why, it’s because I will watch just about anything. That includes selecting a movie for the Stream […]

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