Reviews

by / on July 22, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: CONGO

If you’re looking for a film about a group of people trudging into the untamed wild in search of a power source only to encounter a shrewdness of apes set on killing them and there only hope rests in the […]

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by / on July 18, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: THE LOST SKELETON OF CADAVRA

Although it’s been a decade since its limited release in 2004, The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra has been on my watch list from the moment I first hear of it. Obviously, like many films from my watch list, it took […]

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by / on July 17, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: BLAZING SADDLES

Christmas 1983 is when my family got our first VCR. One of the best moments of my life! On the day after Christmas, my folks headed to the local video store and picked up some movies to get us started. […]

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by / on July 15, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: DRACULA

Since my theater buddy forbade me from going to see Dawn of the Planet of the Apes while she was away on vacation, I was forced to get my film fix from the depths of the vault. I’m very excited […]

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by / on July 13, 2014 at 6:00 am / in Indie Spotlight, Reviews

INDIE SPOTLIGHT: COHERENCE

With Coherence, writer/director James Ward Byrkit’s first film, you’ll find a movie that should place him on the “one to watch” of any critics. Why the high praise? Well, Byrkit has served up a solid, character-driven independent sci-fi story with […]

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by / on July 12, 2014 at 7:19 pm / in Reviews, Theatrical Reviews

NEW RELEASE REVIEW: BOYHOOD

What is a movie? If you’re reading this, you’ve obviously found your way to a website called Man, I Love Films. So it would be safe to assume that at one point in your life you have said that you […]

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by / on July 10, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: BYE BYE BIRDIE

When Elvis Presley was drafted into the army it was a huge news story. His female fans wept, protested, and sent thousands of letters to the army pleading for him to be given a pass. He ended up serving his […]

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by / on July 10, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE CALL OF CTHULHU

H.P. Lovecraft’s work proves a challenge for adaptation. His particular brand of weird fiction is so psychological and driven by dream logic that creating a concrete representation of his vision can result in a rather unbelievable (or even uninspiring) cinematic […]

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by / on July 8, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: BAD BOYS

The release of Transformers: Age of Extinction has led to a lot of Bay-bashing. It’s not surprising; pretty much any new film that has his name attached attracts people’s ire. I’ve always been torn on the transparent enigma that is Michael […]

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by / on July 6, 2014 at 6:00 am / in Indie Spotlight, Reviews

INDIE SPOTLIGHT: GREENWICH VILLAGE: MUSIC THAT DEFINED A GENERATION

Greenwich Village: Music That Defined A Generation is a well-constructed documentary about the rise of folk music in NYC’s Greenwich Village during the 1960s. Through interviews, archival footage of performances, and narrated statements by Bob Dylan’s former girlfriend, this movie […]

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