Posts by Andrew Parker

Red Army Review

Red Army is a tightly constructed, fast paced, informative look at one of the most revered (and feared) hockey clubs in history.

Slamdance 2015: Diamond Tongues Review

A major step up for Toronto filmmakers Pavan Moondi and Brian Robertson, Diamond Tongues is the rare example of a film set in the entertainment industry that doesn’t use its main character’s profession and location as a crutch. It’s bracing, bold, and far from precious, boasting an outstanding leading performance and razor sharp writing. Edith […]

Still Alice Review

Outside of Julianne Moore's powerhouse performance, there's not much to talk about with the well meaning and mostly decent Alzheimer's drama Still Alice.

Cake Review

There's a good reason why Jennifer Aniston didn't get an Oscar nomination this year. It's because Cake is almost unwatchably terrible.

Killers Review

The ultraviolent Indonesian thriller Killers still manages to be an arresting character study of two very different serial killers.

Appropriate Behavior Review

The bittersweet indie comedy Appropriate Behavior heralds the arrival of a major triple threat in the form or writer, director, and star Desiree Akhavan.