Film

27th Annual St. Louis International Film Festival Special Events and Schedule

Posted: October 29, 2018 at 9:37 am   /   Film, St. Louis Events

This Thursday, November 1, kicks off the 27th Annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival. Better known as SLIFF, the festival showcases hundreds of filmmakers and their work, including international films, documentaries, American indies, and short films that can’t be seen anywhere else. You can also see some of the most talked about films before anyone else […]

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Photos: ‘Beautiful Boy’ Q&A With Timothée Chalamet and Nic Sheff

Posted: October 28, 2018 at 5:45 pm   /   Film, Local, Movie News, St. Louis Events

The Hi-Pointe Theatre in St. Louis hosted a Q&A Sunday morning with actor Timothée Chalamet and author Nic Sheff. Chalamet plays Sheff in his new film, Beautiful Boy, also starring Steve Carell, Maura Tierney, and Amy Ryan. The film is based on the best-selling novels by father and son David and Nic Sheff (“Beautiful Boy: A […]

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Interview: Kevin Rothlisberger, Director of LOOM

Posted: October 17, 2018 at 9:52 am   /   Film, Interviews

On Friday night, if you’re in the mood for some scares, a local actor and director Kevin Rothlisberger will be debuting his 30-minute throwback, thriller LOOM at The Hi-Pointe. The screening will take place at midnight and cost just $5 to see. “We filmed LOOM last year in the St. Louis area,” Rothlisberger said. “I […]

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Movie Review: The Hate U Give starring; Amandla Stenberg, Lamar Johnson

Posted: October 11, 2018 at 10:49 pm   /   Film, Movie Reviews, Reviews

The Hate U Give is one of those films that will probably be shown in schools in the near future. If not, it should be. It’s a powerful tale of one young woman’s struggle within today’s fractured nation. The film is an adaptation of Angie Thomas’s best-selling 2017 novel of the same name. Amandla Stenberg […]

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TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES Opens July 27th! Enter to Win a Pass to the Advance Screening!

Posted: July 19, 2018 at 3:37 pm   /   Movie Screenings

Enter for your chance to receive a pass for two!   When the Teen Titans go to the big screen, they go big! “Teen Titans GO! to the Movies” finds our egocentric, wildly satirical Super Heroes in their first feature film extravaganza—a fresh, gleefully clever, kid-appropriately crass and tongue-in-cheek play on the superhero genre, complete […]

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Movie Review: The First Purge starring Marisa Tomei, Lex Scott Davis

Posted: July 3, 2018 at 4:11 pm   /   Film, Movie Reviews, Reviews

The First is the worst. In what started as a home invasion thriller, The Purge series has turned into an attempt to make a current political or social statement with the sequels and now prequel. Unfortunately, the latest installment in the series falls flat from the start. Let me inform you of the paper thin […]

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Movie Review: ‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor’ Starring Fred Rogers

Posted: June 15, 2018 at 9:19 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews, Reviews

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? is a timely documentary for arguably one of the greatest people to have ever walked this Earth and is a beautiful reminder of what genuine love for one another looks like, giving the viewer hope as to what we, as people, can be if we simply love one another. This […]

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Movie Review: ‘Incredibles 2’ Starring Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell

Posted: June 15, 2018 at 8:22 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews

In 2004, The Incredibles busted onto the big screen in a triumphant, Oscar-winning thrill ride for Disney/Pixar. They had the potential to be Disney’s shining superhero franchise before the Marvel Cinematic Universe was ever created and out of all the Pixar films to warrant a sequel, this was the one that was set up and […]

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Movie Review ‘Tag’ Starring Ed Helms, Jon Hamm, Hannibal Buress, Jeremy Renner

Posted: June 15, 2018 at 8:11 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews

Tag is directed by Jeff Tomsic and is the story of five grown men who dedicate the entire month of May every year to playing the same game of Tag that they’ve played for the the past twenty-three years. This is based on a true story. No, it seriously is. Believe it or not, in […]

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Movie Review: Adrift

Posted: June 1, 2018 at 8:35 am   /   Film, Movie Reviews, Reviews

Adrift stars Shailene Woodley (The Descendants, The Fault in Our Stars) and is the a story of love and survival as she and her fiance get stranded on his boat in the middle of the Pacific ocean on a voyage from Tahiti to San Diego. It’s a true story actually, in which I wouldn’t advise […]

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