Alex Arabian is a film critic, journalist, and freelance filmmaker. His work has been featured in the San Francisco Examiner, AwardsCircuit.com, and PopMatters.com. His favorite film is Edward Scissorhands. It goes without saying that not all films are good, per se, but he believes that he owes the artists contributing to the medium film analyses that are insightful, well-informed, and respectful to craft. Check out more of his work on makingacinephile.com!
Brace yourselves, for Australian horror Hounds Of Love is the most terrifying torture porn film since the genre's inception.
The Dinner might have attempted to do too much with its source material, but Steve Coogan is phenomenal, in one of his best roles
At the Alamo Drafthouse screening of Logan Noir, James Mangold, Hugh Jackman & Hutch Parker discussed the special edition of the film.
The Before Trilogy combines the films from Richard Linklater that inspired an entire generation of filmmakers in the decades that followed.
Small Crimes's script fails to capture the continuity of Zeltserman's novel, and Katz doesn't make the transition any smoother at the helm.
Win It All carries mumblecore's characteristic diversions, seemingly innocuous quirks, and has a few unexpected narrative twists.