Archive for November 9th, 2018

Review: THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB

By Liz Lopez Rating: B- Ever since Stieg Larsson’s “Millennium” franchise was released in the United States, the triology of Swedish films based on crime novels became some of my top favorite films featuring the Lisbeth Salander character from his novels. All three films feature Michael Nyqvist as Mikael Blomkvist and Noomi Rapace as Lisbeth […]

Critica De Cine: BOY ERASED

 “Boy Erased” es una historia muy emotiva con excelente actuació   Por Liz Lopez Rating: B+ El actor Joel Edgerton siempre se destaca en su actuación, pero en el nuevo largometraje, “Boy Erased” también toma el puesto de director, además de escribir el guion. Esta cinta está basada en el libro de las memorias y […]

Fantastic Fest 2018 Review: OVERLORD

“Overlord” World War II Thriller Mixes Action, Mystery and Horror   By Liz Lopez Rating: B+ “Overlord” premiered at this year’s Fantastic Fest and judging by the audience in the theater I was in, the J.J. Abrams-produced feature film and directed by Julius Avery (“Son of a Gun”) sounded as if it was an overall […]

Austin Film Festival 2018 Review: BOY ERASED

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Before Garrard Conley started his career as an acclaimed writer, he lived a rather simple life in Arkansas with his loving parents.  His parents have a traditional marriage with his mother working as a hairdresser and his father working as a car salesman while also serving […]

Review: A PRIVATE WAR

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) From 1985 until 2002, American journalist Marie Colvin risked her life on a regular basis, working as a foreign affairs and war correspondent for British newspaper, The Sunday Times.  During her tenure at the paper, Colvin would interview Muammar Gaddafi and cover multiple conflicts in the […]