AFI FEST 2011 Dispatch #2 is now up at The House Next Door. The punishing savagery of Faust and Snowtown are my topics of interest.
Here’s Dispatch #1 from AFI FEST 2011 for The House Next Door, including my thoughts on This Is Not a Film, a masterpiece of the highest order.
My first reviews from AFI FEST 2011 will start going up tomorrow, but here’s my Intro piece that went up last week. I touch on the exciting nature of festivals and the steaming turd that is Eastwood’s J. Edgar.
Remember Harold and Kumar? Well, the bumbling duo is back for another pot-fueled night of debauchery, and it’s Christmas this time, so shit gets really real, real fast. I had the pleasure of interviewing Harold himself, Mr. John Cho, for the release of A Very Harold and Kumar 3-D Christmas.
My debut piece for Brooklyn’s alternative weekly The L Magazine is on Dragonslayer, a strange, beguiling, and problematic doc about a talented skater tumbling into oblivion.
Throwaway science fiction, wooden action, and blubbering melodrama. It’s all fun times in the movie my tweep and film director Alejandro Adams aptly titled “Arm Clock.”