Category Archives: Drama (Movies)

Drama (Movies)

Elisabeth Moss. Alex Ross Perry. HER SMELL. | Plays SXSW March 9th. In Theaters April 12th

“A brilliantly humane story of rock-and-roll, addiction, and redemption.” – Emily Yoshida, NEW YORK MAGAZINE – VULTURE “Formally audacious and ferociously intelligent, Her Smell is Perry’s greatest achievement yet, a wild saga of prestige and madness.” – Natalia Winkelman, THE DAILY BEAST “Superbly written and directed. A ferocious, never-better Elisabeth Moss as a rock star gone to hell and…

Iranian comedy PIG opens Feb. 1 New York (IFC Center) and Feb. 15 in Los Angeles (Laemmle Theaters)

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Iranian Comedy PIG (KHOOK) opens Friday, February 1, at IFC Center in New York and Friday, February 15, at Laemmle’s Music Hall and Town Center.  “Remarkable… ‘Pig’ deserves to be seen widely. It is rare for a film to put forth so boldly precise a vision of society.”  – Richard Brody, The New Yorker New York, NY…

Conversation With Director and Co-Writer Julius Onah about LUCE – World Premiere US Dramatic Competition Sundance 2019

LUCE (World Premiere US Dramatic Competition Sundance 2019 / Co-Written and Directed by Julius Onah Starring Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Tim Roth, Kelvin Harrison Jr. Dir. Julius Onah Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Luce (Kelvin Harrison, Jr.) is a star athlete and debate-team captain in his suburban Virginia high school. Raised by loving adoptive white parents Amy and Peter…

Acclaimed Crime-Drama West of Sunshine Released Theatrically & on VOD

A captivating social-realist story from debut feature filmmaker Jason Raftopoulos, the celebrated film – hot from an outstanding response, complete with standing ovation, at the Venice Film Festival – tells of a father who has less than a day to pay back a gambling debt, while looking after his young son. Featuring powerful performances from…

The Upside Actress Golshifteh Farahani Interview

The Upside, Actress, Golshifteh Farahani, Interview

The Upside Actress Golshifteh Farahani Interview on her character Maggie the physical therapist, on working with Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, Nicole Kidman, director Neil Burger, and more. The Upside, director Neil Burger’s heartfelt comedy about a recently paroled ex-convict (Kevin Hart) who strikes up an unusual and unlikely friendship with a paralyzed billionaire (Bryan Cranston).…

‘Polar’ Film Trailer Featuring the Music of deadmau5 Now Available

Update deadmau5  ANNOUNCES RELEASE OF ‘POLAR‘ SOUNDTRACK  HIS FILM SCORE DEBUT FROM THE NETFLIX FILM Today, January 11, deadmau5 has revealed the release date and track list for the soundtrack of his debut film score for Netflix’ Polar.   The album, which drops on January 25 alongside the film, is available for pre-save now here with a double instant grat of “midas heel” and “drama free” (featuring LIGHTS).…

“The Gaze” Exclusive #MeToo Short film live on ALTER (New G&S horror brand)

Today, ALTER releases our fifth exclusive short “The Gaze” from director Ida Joglar. The film follows Mayra, a young scientist, who believes she has been sexually harassed by her renowned boss, and finds a new dangerous new power awakened inside of herself. Synopsis: After a late night in the laboratory where she works as a…

Interview with Chris Mul, Director and Co-Writer behind ASTRAL: where a detached university student faces the consequences of astral projection

ASTRAL was co-written by Chris and Michael Mul and is Chris Mul’s directorial debut.  The film stars Frank Dillane (FEAR THE WALKING DEAD) and more. It came out on Nov 23rd in LA and NY in Theaters, and is now on all digital platforms also. ASTRAL is the story of a detached university student faces the…

CLYDE COOPER Silicon Valley Private Detective – Winner of 9 Film Fest Awards

Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang meets classic Hitchcock in the whodunnit of the year! Winner of no less than 9 major film awards, including Best Feature Film at the Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival and Best Indie Feature at the Los Angeles Film Awards, Clyde Cooper (Souvenir Films) is on the case this November. Jordi Vilasuso plays Silicon Valley private detective…

MARIO “A Forbidden Love Affair in the Locker Room” Available VOD October 30

Authentic and moving,” -Boyd van Hoeij, The Hollywood Reporter “Every gay man will instantly connect with either Mario or Leon and their relatable worries of life and love,” – Josh Withey, The Independent “Tackles the stigma that exists for gay men in sports,” -Tracy E. Gilchrist, The Advocate There’s a ripple of disquiet in the…

Interview with Director Orson Oblowitz about The Queen Of Hollywood Blvd (Tarantino-esque crime drama)

Interview with director Orson Oblowitz about The Queen Of Hollywood Blvd, brutal but brilliant Tarantino-esque crime-drama starring Rosemary Hochschild (SUPERGIRL) and Michael Parks (KILL BILL). Additional info below the Q&A. Q&A with Filmmaker Orson Oblowitz Arthur Glover: So why did you choose to make The Queen of Hollywood Blvd as your debut feature as a director? Orson…

Interview with Johnny James Fiore about REACH – a movie on Bullying, Suicide, and High School

Interview with Johnny James Fiore, Co-Writer, Associate Producer, and stars as Clarence in REACH. Reach is coming out in Theaters and on Digital on October 19th in time for National Bullying Prevention Month. In REACH a socially awkward band geek, Steven Turano (Garrett Clayton), divulges to an online pro-suicide support group that he plans to kill himself. Although his…

HIGH VOLTAGE, Starring Allie Gonino, Luke Wilson & David Arquette Opens in Los Angeles

HIGH VOLTAGE Opens in Los Angeles at Arena CineLounge October 19th Energetic Horror Thriller with a Deeper Nature Set in LA’s Cannibalistic Music Industry Begins Its Theatrical Run Cast and Crew Members Appear Post-screening Q&A A struggling rock band, led by washed-out rock star Jimmy Kleen (Arquette), strikes a deal with cynical record executive Rick…

The Queen Of Hollywood Blvd On Demand This Week

Orson Oblowitz’s Tarantino-esque crime-drama “The Queen of Hollywood Blvd” is available this week ON DEMAND from Dark Star Pictures. The film, a dark L.A-set noir exploring the one-day odyssey of a woman’s reckoning, is direct from theateres. Veteran actress Rosemary Hochschild (“Supergirl”, ‘’Desperately Seeking Susan’’) plays the lead. Film, starring Hochschild as a strip club…

REACH is the high-school drama about bullying from the perspective of the bully, the bullied, and the bystanders – Opening Oct 19 – Starring GARRETT CLAYTON, JORDAN DOWW, And JOEY BRAGG

REACH is the high-school drama about bullying from the perspective of the bully, the bullied, and the bystanders. REACH will debut on VOD and will be available to rent and own on digital HD across North American cable, internet, and satellite platforms through Freestyle Digital Media on October 19, 2018. ‘REACH’ Will Be Available On Digital HD Everywhere + Theaters: Atlanta,…

Sadie is the Powerful, Unsettling and Darkly Funny Story of a Young Girl

Written and Directed by Megan Griffiths Starring Sophia Mitri Schloss as “Sadie,” Melanie Lynskey, John Gallagher Jr., Tony Hale, Keith L. Williams and Danielle Brooks Sadie is the powerful, unsettling and darkly funny story of a young girl  (Sophia Mitri Schloss)who will stop at nothing to preserve her father’s place on the home front. Sadie is the daughter of…

Interview with Filmmaker Michael Doneger, Director of Romantic Baseball Drama BRAMPTON’S OWN

Q&A with Michael Doneger, Director of BRAMPTON’S OWN. BRAMPTON’S OWN stars Alex Russell (Chronicle, Only The Brave) who plays Jim Street on CBS’ SWAT and Rose Mclver (CW’s iZombie), and in supporting roles; Spencer Grammer (Rick and Morty), Scott Porter (Dear John), with John Getz (The Social Network), and Jean Smart (FX’s Legion). The film was written and directed by…

Pics from LOVING PABLO Special Screening with Penelope Cruz & Javier Bardem and More

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Content Group presented “LOVING PABLO” – LA Special Screening Sept 14th 2018. Director Fernando Leon de Aranoa, producer Dean Nichols, actress Penelope Cruz, actor Javier Bardem, and actress Julieth Restrepo. Guests include: Edgar Ramirez and Andy Garcia Loving Pablo chronicles the rise and fall of the world’s most feared drug lord, Pablo Escobar (Javier Bardem), and his volatile love affair with Colombia’s most famous…

A Wounded Vet Finds Himself Transfixed by DIANE / Horror Film Premiere

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Unravel the Mystery of DIANE in Theaters and On VOD This September A Wounded Vet Finds Himself Transfixed by Diane Random Media Releases Michael Mongillo’s Haunting Feature Opens at LA’s Arena Cinelounge on September 7th Available Nationwide on Cable and Digital VOD September 17th. “Fantastically other worldly” — Horror Talk “Disturbing” — Eye for Film…

Cross-cultural Trans Comedy VENUS releases Sept. 4 via Wolfe

Cross-cultural Trans Comedy VENUS releases Sept. 4 via Wolfe A South Asian-Canadian transgender woman, Sid, sees her life flipped on its head when she meets the teenage son she didn’t know she had. Her biological immigrant family, boyfriend and chosen family, and ultimately her own sense of self are challenged in surprising and heartfelt ways.…

Interview with Terence Krey, Filmmaker behind GRAVES – Spooky, Vintage-1990’s Styled Web Series about a Small Town, Haunted with Demons and Ennui

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Interview with Terence Krey, filmmaker behind GRAVES. GRAVES is a lo-fi, VHS-style, horror-dramedy web series in the vein of “Buffy: The Vampire Slayer.” Recently nominated for Best Indie Series at the 2017 Streamy Awards, GRAVES has been called “strangely charming” by AV Club, “a mumblecore-y mash-up of Spaced and Buffy” by Paste Magazine, and “lo-fi comic horror” by…