Tag Archive: indie

Retro Review: ‘Tank Girl’

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During the late 80’s through the 90’s comic adaptations were not solely for mainstream superheroes. Hollywood struck gold with properties like; the Crow, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Blade, and the Mask. Though one… Continue reading

Indie Memphis 2018: ‘New Money’

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At this year’s Indie Memphis Film Festival the film which won the most votes in a competition for the most popular poster went to a quirky and depressing dramedy from director Jason B.… Continue reading

Indie Memphis 2018: ‘Tyrel’

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The latest film from writer/director Sebastian Silva has been compared frequently, if unjustly to last year’s smash hit Get Out.  In all fairness Silva had begun work on his latest film Tyrel long… Continue reading

Indie Memphis 2018: ‘Shoot the Moon Right Between the Eyes’

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With this month being Noirvember, it is understandable that filmgoers will be looking for a heist film. But Shoot the Moon Right Between the Eyes, which held it’s premier at the Indie Memphis… Continue reading

Indie Memphis 2018: ‘Wrestle’

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The students at J.O Johnson High School in Huntsville, Alabama are used to having the deck stacked against them. Most of the student body has been raised in poverty and after years of… Continue reading

Indie Memphis 2018: ‘Mr. SOUL!’

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In the late 60’s through early 70’s the American had a wide spectrum of white people to watch on TV. That was until a visionary producer named Ellis Haizlip was given the opportunity… Continue reading

Movie Review – ‘Berlin Syndrome’

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Earlier this year at Sundance, filmmaker Cate Shortland was set to debut her indie thriller Berlin Syndrome to a waiting audience. What should have been a career highlight turned into a nightmare as… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Catfight’

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Over the years a great number of movies have explored the rift between the haves and have-nots with great sensitivity and insight. But the indie comedy from director Onur Tukel, Catfight explores this… Continue reading

Why Indie Comic Books are the Future of Comics on the Big Screen

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When you think of the most prominent comic book companies in film, you conclude on Marvel & DC. These are the two big publishers who are dominating the film business right now. As… Continue reading

Book Review: ‘There is a Light That Never Goes Out’ by Justin Cawthorne (Halloween Reads)

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Let’s take a moment to talk about the self-published market that has blown up thanks to Amazon and Kindle related technologies. Anyone can now publish their own work for people to read and… Continue reading