Tagged:  Sundance 2021

By Murjani Rawls, February 3, 2021 7 News

On the Count of Three begins on an intense level as Val (Jerrod Carmichael) and Kevin (Christopher Abbott) with guns drawn at each other at a strip club in a slapdash suicide pact. They gaze at each other’s faces, just… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, February 1, 2021 2 Reviews

John (Charlie Shotwell) is not like any other teen boys. Not in the sense where there’s a malevolent force ordering his step like The Omen’s Damian. Director Pascual Sisto presents John and the Hole with content that seems harmless. He… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, January 30, 2021 7 Reviews

Color and light are two of the best devices that a movie can use in order to establish tone. Within a reoccurring flashback that slowly unravels like a spool of thread, we see a beach. It’s bright, it’s effervescent, and… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, January 30, 2021 0 Reviews

Sometimes the art that you create takes on another meaning when the events of the world unfold. Almost as if it’s an unintentional prophecy of things to come. Sci-Fi movies look at things that can happen either to give forewarning… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, January 29, 2021 0 Reviews

Masao (Steve Iwamoto) sits mute in a doctor’s (Angelica Quin) office, as he is told his health is rapidly deteriorating. He could take precautions such as giving up smoking and drinking, but it appears he has accepted the last days of… Read More »