Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Review (Kirk Haviland)

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012) Starring Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Rufus Sewell and Jimmi Simpson. Written by Seth Grahame-Smith Directed by Timur Bekmambetov Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is one of a line of mash-up books, including Grahame-Smith’s own Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, which are currently extremely popular in theContinue reading “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Alps Review (Kirk Haviland)

Alps (Alpeis) Starring Aggeliki Papoulia, Ariane Lebed, Aris Servetalis, Johnny Vekris and Stavros Psyllakis Written by Efthymis Filippou and Giorgos Lanthimos Directed by Giorgos Lanthimos Director Giorgos Lanthimos smashed onto the scene in 2009 with the Venice Film Festival award winning Dogtooth. Lanthimos returns with another surrealist dark comedy with Alps, which starts its engagementContinue reading “Alps Review (Kirk Haviland)”

NXNE 2012 – My Father and the Man in Black Review (Kirk Haviland)

NXNE 2102 My Father and the Man in Black Starring Saul Holiff, Jonathan Holiff and Johnny Cash Written and Directed by Jonathan Holiff With the plethora of Johnny Cash documentaries and the biopic “Walk the Line” you would wonder if we really need another look at this music icon on film. But My Father andContinue reading “NXNE 2012 – My Father and the Man in Black Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Toronto Korean Film Festival Preview (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto Korean Film Festival 2012 5 Reasons you need to check out the TKFF This month brings the launch of a new film festival for us residents of “Festival City” aka Toronto. The Toronto Korean Film Festival runs from June 22nd until July 1st over 9 days and aims to introduce those not familiar toContinue reading “Toronto Korean Film Festival Preview (Kirk Haviland)”

NXNE 2012 – Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy Review (Kirk Haviland)

NXNE 2012 Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy (2011) Starring Adam Sinclair, Kristin Kreuk, Billy Boyd, Carlo Rota, Keram Malicki-Sanchez, Stephen McHattie and Dean McDermott Written by Rob Heydon, Matt Maclennan, Paul McCafferty, Ben Tucker and Irvine Welsh (Based on Irvine Welsh`s novel) Directed by Rob Heydon Irvine Welsh became counter-culture hero when the movie based on hisContinue reading “NXNE 2012 – Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy Review (Kirk Haviland)”