Predestination (2015)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - January 9th, 2015 - Movie Reviews

Predestination, as whacky, odd and haphazard as it oftentimes might be, is just a heck of a lot of brain-twisting fun.

Predestination, as whacky, odd and haphazard as it oftentimes might be, is just a heck of a lot of brain-twisting fun.

Selma (2014)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - January 9th, 2015 - Four-Star Corner Movie Reviews

Subtle and beautifully heartfelt. Selma is an important movie, yes, but it is also a great one.

Subtle and beautifully heartfelt. Selma is an important movie, yes, but it is also a great one.

Taken 3 (2015)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - January 9th, 2015 - Movie Reviews

Nothing feels the least bit cinematic, Taken 3 an instantly forgettable, straightforward money grab and little, if anything, else.

Nothing feels the least bit cinematic, Taken 3 an instantly forgettable, straightforward money grab and little, if anything, else.

Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2015)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - January 2nd, 2015 - Movie Reviews

It would have been nice had The Woman in Black 2 elected to take a few more risks, go places that were not foreseen right from the start.

It would have been nice had The Woman in Black 2 elected to take a few more risks, go places that were not foreseen right from the start.

2014 Recap

by Sara Michelle Fetters - December 31st, 2014 - Features

There will be those that who try to convince people 2014 was a weak year for film. They would be wrong.

There will be those that who try to convince people 2014 was a weak year for film. They would be wrong.

2014 Recap – Top Ten Films of the Year

by Sara Michelle Fetters - December 31st, 2014 - Features

Richard Linklater’s 12-years-in-the-making coming of age drama Boyhood following a young boy from 6 to 18 was a revelation for a number of reasons, not the least of which is its breathtaking, magnificently simplistic authenticity.

Richard Linklater’s 12-years-in-the-making coming of age drama Boyhood following a young boy from 6 to 18 was a revelation for a number of reasons, not the least of which is its breathtaking, magnificently simplistic authenticity.

2014 Recap – Best of the Rest

by Sara Michelle Fetters - December 31st, 2014 - Features

Force Majeure – An avalanche might have got them talking, but the troubles afflicting Tomas and Ebba’s marriage had been simmering underneath the snowy emotional perimeters of their hearts long before the rumbling and tumbling became all-too literal. A masterpiece of introspective eloquence.

Force Majeure – An avalanche might have got them talking, but the troubles afflicting Tomas and Ebba’s marriage had been simmering underneath the snowy emotional perimeters of their hearts long before the rumbling and tumbling became all-too literal. A masterpiece of introspective eloquence.

2014 Recap – The Worst of the Year

by Sara Michelle Fetters - December 31st, 2014 - Features

Winter’s Tale – Colin Farrell attempts to save the love of his life with the help of a flying horse while demon Russell Crowe engages in heart-to-heart conversations with Will Smith’s Satan and, no, I didn’t make a single part of that description up. A disaster.

Winter’s Tale – Colin Farrell attempts to save the love of his life with the help of a flying horse while demon Russell Crowe engages in heart-to-heart conversations with Will Smith’s Satan and, no, I didn’t make a single part of that description up. A disaster.

American Sniper (2014)

by Sara Michelle Fetters - December 25th, 2014 - Movie Reviews

At the same time, even with the more than obvious shortcoming, American Sniper is a vital, organically poignant experience that got under my skin.

At the same time, even with the more than obvious shortcoming, American Sniper is a vital, organically poignant experience that got under my skin.

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