Unplanned: Alternative Hollywood and My EPIPHANY

Unplanned, the story of anti-abortion crusader Abby Johnson, is a film with intrinsic value despite its shortcomings. With its overt conservative message, Unplanned is a product of an industry I like to call "Alternative Hollywood." Unplanned. 2019. Pure Flix. Now, I hope to GOD I'm the first person to have ever used that phrase, "Alternative … Continue reading Unplanned: Alternative Hollywood and My EPIPHANY

How ‘The Unholy’ TORCHED a Great Premise

The Unholy starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan is a lackluster horror film. And I'm being generous. But hey, that’s not to say it didn't have a solid foundation. But the final product had messy writing, atrocious acting, and the scares just didn't work. While it's based on the novel Shrine by James Herbert, the filmmaker seemed … Continue reading How ‘The Unholy’ TORCHED a Great Premise

Promising Young Woman: A Revenge Flick Done Right!

Promising Young Woman is a vengeance flick done right. Too often we salivate at the main character hunting down his female relative's killer and meting out justice, street-style. Any story deviating from the formula gets shredded by angry, armchair experts of storytelling. The internet gives airheads a digital megaphone to eviscerate someone else's brainchild. It's … Continue reading Promising Young Woman: A Revenge Flick Done Right!