The Device (2014) – Film

“The Device”

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Abby and Rebecca are sisters who have been estranged since a fight they had as teenagers, leading to an event that changed both of them.  Trying to rebuild their relationship, they return to their family cabin, spread their mother’s ashes, and hope to start over.  The ladies find some wreckage in the woods when Abby follows Rebecca who has wandered off.  In the midst of that wreckage is a mysterious device. Continue reading

Snakes on a Plane (2006) – Film

“Snakes on a Plane”

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While vacationing in Hawaii, Sean witnesses a murder.  Although he doesn’t come forward, the people responsible track him down.  So do the FBI, who take him into protective custody and fly the red eye to L.A.  However, the flight has some unexpected passengers. Continue reading

Pieces of Talent (2014)- Film

“Pieces of Talent”

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Charlotte wants to be an actress.  She has been working as a waitress at a strip club to make ends meet.  One night she meets David, after a bouncer had seen him filming the club and beat him up in the ally.  David tells her that he makes movies and as they talk, he offers her a part in his new project which she accepts.  She is the one key piece of talent he needs for his project.   Continue reading

Inbred (2011) – Film

“Inbred”

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A group of troubled youth and their care workers go to a small village for a weekend of community service work.  After an incident with a group of locals ends with one of the care workers being injured, the group heads to town for help, but find horror instead. Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) – Film

“Guardians of the Galaxy”

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After “salvaging” a mysterious orb, Peter Quill finds himself being pursued by Ronan the Accuser, a member of the Kree Empire.  To save the universe, Quill joins forces with Rocket, the machine gun wielding cyber-enhanced, mechanical genius, raccoon; Groot, a Flora Colossus; Gamora, former ally of Ronan, adopted daughter of Thanos; and Drax, the overly muscled, overly literal, revenge seeking, Destroyer. Continue reading

Claudia Qui (2012) – Film

“Claudia Qui”

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This is a thought provoking, creative, artistic piece of film making which explores the subtleties of what happens to artist and photographer, Claudia Piovani, after an experience which seduces and possesses her.   Continue reading

The Pirate Movie (1982) – Film

“The Pirate Movie”

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Raised by pirates, Fredric is now 21 and though he appreciates all his pirate family as taught him, he yearns for a different life.  After leaving the pirates, Fredric finds himself on an island where he meets the girl of his dreams, Mabel, the youngest daughter of the Major General, whose treasure, Fredric’s pirate friends had stolen years ago.  To keep their love, Fredric and Mabel must fight tradition, family customs, the local constabulary and the Pirates.   Continue reading

My Demon Lover (1987) – Film

“My Demon Lover”

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Denny is sweet, guileless, naive woman who is  unlucky in love, with a habit of taking in strays.  Kaz is a homeless young man with a secret.  After Kaz defends her from her ex boyfriend, Denny decides to help Kaz, by letting him stay with her.   Continue reading

Jake Speed (1986) – Film

“Jake Speed”

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When Margaret Winston’s sister is kidnapped, Grandpa knows just who to contact to rescue her.   Unfortunately, Jake Speed is a fictional character from a pulp novel series.  Or so everyone believes. Uncertain of his claims, but unwilling to give up hope, Margaret is swept away by the real life Jake Speed in the adventure of a lifetime, she travels to Africa to save her sister from slavery. Continue reading

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) – Film

“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”

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Set 10 years following the previous installment of the updated POTA franchise, society has collapsed under sweeping loss of human life due to the effects of the virus which was supposed to be the cure for Alzheimer’s disease and enhanced the intelligence of the apes on whom the drugs were tested.  The genetically enhanced Apes have built their own village and the building blocks of their society, under the guidance of their leader, Caesar.  A group of Humans, lead by Malcolm, who are trying to restart a dam to produce hydroelectric power, stumble across the Apes.   A fragile truce is negotiated.  However fear and prejudice on  both the Human and Ape sides soon shatter that peace and spark a war to determine who will be the dominant species on Earth. Continue reading