Archive for April, 2017

SXSW 2017 Review: LEMON

By Jan Hamilton Brett Gelman stars as a middle aged actor who teaches a drama class, while seeking acting jobs, in this mostly funny film. Isaac is a humorless man whose life is all suddenly going wrong.  Ramona, his blind girlfriend of ten years, seems to be losing interest, and his career is lagging. His Jewish […]


By Jan Hamilton Each morning Hussein (Mim Shaikh) wakes in his London flat and prepares for his day at work as a real estate agent for a crooked firm, his job is to skin as many foreigners as possible. After he leaves, a skeleton of a man (Javier Botet) emerges from a small space between […]


By Mark Saldana Rating: 2.5 (Out of 4 Stars) The name Eugenio Derbez is pretty well known among the citizens of Mexico, as well as Latino-Americans.  The comedic actor has starred in many Spanish language films, and has made a few appearances in some English language ones.  With How to Be A Latin Lover, Derbez […]

Interview: Eugenio Derbez From HOW TO BE A LATIN LOVER

By Liz Lopez Video By Mray Garcia Pantelion’s upcoming film, “How To Be A Latin Lover,” will arrive in theaters on Friday, April 28 and stars Eugenio Derbez, Salma Hayek, Raphael Alejandro, Kristen Bell, and Rob Lowe, among many other comedians. Eugenio Derbez (“Instructions Not Included”), one of the stars of the film and also […]


By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Opening on April 28, 2017 in New York City is a truly remarkable film about Russian-Jewish immigrants living in Canada.  Written and directed by David Bezmozgis, Natasha is a coming-of-age story about an intelligent, and somewhat assimilated, Russian-Jewish teenager dealing with familial problems while trying to […]