Tags : Arrival

Nerdlocker Movie Review: A Star Is Born

Fifteen year-old me would laugh his ass off if he saw me now in a theater crying from the movie I was watching. It’s true, movies can make me shed a tear or two, product of getting older I suspect. It’s something that once embarrassed me but now I embrace simply because it means I’m […]Read More

Top 50 Films of 2016

Howdy, film fans! 2016 came and went and somewhere in there I watched 900 movies. More than 250 of them were first time viewings of new releases, and while the year got off to a slow start, it came through in the clutch with a bevy of cinematic gems to behold. Since Top 10 lists […]Read More

Nerdlocker Movie Review: Arrival

Every year there is one movie that I can point to and say that is the one that started the fall movie season, my favorite time for movies. Mercifully the mindlessness of summer films, however fun at times, dissipates into a cluster of films where character, story, cinematography, set design, and generally speaking, intelligent thought […]Read More

FF 2016 Fantastic Recap: Part 1

It was one for the ages. We laughed, we cried, and our brains slowly fried as we indulged in a gluttonous week of glorious cinema. Fantastic Fest 2016 came and went (September 22-29) and in a whirlwind 8 days of movies, parties, and events, I managed to see 37 feature-length films, a bunch of shorts, […]Read More

Fantastic Fest 2016 Preview

Hello, ladies and gentlemen. It’s on! Ready or not, Fantastic Fest kicks off tomorrow, Thursday, September 22nd and runs through Thursday, September 29th. Movie freaks and geeks from around the world flock to the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar in Austin, TX for the most fun, least pretentious film festival in the cosmos. For 8 days, […]Read More