BOFCA REVIEW ROUND-UP 6/7/2019

DARK PHOENIXDARKPHOENIX

“A poorly made film telling a bad story that we’ve already seen told badly once before.” – Bob Chipman, The Escapist

“I started wondering why I decided to even give this movie a chance.” – Jaskee Hickman, Cinematic Essential

 

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2SECRET PETS 2

“An awfully cute way to watch a menagerie of animals being adorable on screen.” – Deirdre Crimmins, HighDefDigest

 

 

CHASING THE DRAGON II: WILD WILD BUNCHCHASING DRAGON II

 

“The fact that CHASING THE DRAGON II doesn’t waste too much time on all the stuff we’ve already seen before kept me in the movie.” – Jaskee Hickman, Cinematic Essential

 

 

THIS ONES FOR THE LADIESTHIS ONE’S FOR THE LADIES

“nowhere is there a sense that the male gaze is not welcome — but when it comes down to it, just as the title tells us, this one is indeed for the ladies.” – Killian Melloy, EDGE Boston

BOFCA Mid-Week Roundup 6/29/16

The Post-Movie Podcast talks FINDING DORY, DR. STRANGELOVE and CUTTER’S WAY

Tim Estiolz shows off how to draw Donald Trump

Monica Castillo joins Mousterpiece Cinema to discuss FINDING DORY

Kristofer Jenson offers Editor’s Picks on Boston Reel, reviews MCCABE & MRS. MILLER and talks The Roxbury International Film Festival

Norm Schrager looks back at THE GREY

Bob Chipman talks more X-MEN movies and spoiler-filled symbolism in THE NEON DEMON

Kilian Melloy reviews WEINER DOG

Spoilerpiece Theatre talks FINDING DORY, FERRIS BUELLER and THE UNTOUCHABLES

Andy Crump interviews Penny Lane for NUTS!

Joyce Kulhawik reviews SHOWBOAT

BOFCA MID-WEEK ROUNDUP 5/18/2016

Deirdre Crimmins talks SILENCE OF THE LAMBS, UNDER THE SHADOW,

Kristofer Jenson reviews BELLADONNA OF SADNESS and interviews Brendan Boogie

Bob Chipman talks CIVIL WAR and GHOSTBUSTERS

Kilian Melloy reviews I COULD GO ON SIGNING, CAT BALLOU, APPASSIONATA and The Films of Maurice Pialat

Spoilerpiece Theatre covers X-MEN: APOCALYPSE, HIGH-RISE, LOUDER THAN BOMBS and A BIGGER SPLASH

Andrew Crump interviews Whit Stillman

BOFCA MID-WEEK ROUNDUP 7/22/2015

Jake Mulligan talks Howard Hawks

Evan Crean reviews WOMAN IN GOLD, LITTLE BOY and GOING CLEAR

Jared Bowen interviews Judd Apatow

Spoilerpiece Theare talks ANT-MAN and TRAINWRECK

Andy Crump looks at FELT and interviews Joshua Oppenheimer of THE LOOK OF SILENCE

Kilian Melloy looks at HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN, reviews WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS, SET FIRE TO THE STARS, LOVE UNTO DEATH/LIFE IS A BED OF ROSES and X-MEN: DOFP – ROGUE CUT