Flashforward: July’s Most Anticipated Films

MOVIE OF THE MONTH: Equals Release date: July 15, 2016 Director: Drake Doremus Cinematography: John Guleserian Production Company: Route One Films, Scott Free Productions Distributed by: A24 Starring: Nicholas Hoult, Kristen Stewart, Guy Pearce, Jacki Weaver Into the Forest Release date: July 15, 2016 Director: Patricia Rozema Screenplay: Patricia Rozema Based on: Into the Forest by Jean Hegland Distributed by: A24 Starring: Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Max Minghella, Callum Keith…

Flash Review #2: Purge the Only End

The Purge: Anarchy (2014). 6/10 Something about this franchise is endlessly fascinating. It sets itself apart from similar thrillers by offering some form of explanation for its incessant violence. Most slashers and “survive-the-night” movies provide a basic premise and objective (survival) but no real reason or substance propping up the story. When charged with justifying the…

Flashforward: July’s Most Anticipated Films

Happy Fourth of July everyone! Before jumping into this month’s movies, I wanted to plug a new app gaining some buzz that effortlessly enables my movie addiction. Top Movies – A Zoomable Timeline of Movies by Edward Marks (free on iOS), lays out an interactive list of films from the past 100 years in an easily…