Film Review: Kill Your Darlings (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs REVIEW: Allen Ginsberg’s “Howl and Other Poems” made its debut nearly fifty years ago, and remains quintessential material for scarf-wearing hipsters and literary students alike.  His angry, often obscene diatribe against commercialism and conformity still resonates today, though no mere work of prose could ever change world views.  If that were true, war and … Continue reading

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Film Review: Scary Movie 2 (2001)

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SYNOPSIS: Four teens are tricked by their professor into visiting a haunted house for a school project. REVIEW:  It’s a wacky return to the “Scary Movie “franchise with this hilarious follow up up. Much in the style of its previous release, this film picks up not missing a beat on current horror trends. In fact, you might get your check list out as you mark off spoofed scenes from “The Exorcist”, “The Haunting”” Charlie’s Angels”, … Continue reading

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