Clerks III Review

The 1994 film Clerks was a critical and financial success. It only cost twenty-six thousand dollars to make, maxing out the writer/director Kevin Smith’s credit cards. With Clerks, Kevin Smith kicked off a new generation of independent filmmakers making movies with their friends. It also captured a zeitgeist that hadn’t let up involving this director or his films.Continue reading “Clerks III Review”

My Top 10 Films of 2022 Halfway Through the Year

Honorable Mentions are as Follows X, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Julia, Hustle, The Sea Beast, Survivor, Top Gun: Maverick, Turning Red, 10: The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent This film leans in on the nostalgia of Nicolas Cage and his entire persona. He is very self-deprecating regarding making fun of himself and that persona heContinue reading “My Top 10 Films of 2022 Halfway Through the Year”

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent Review

Nicolas Cage has created quite a reputation for himself over the last few decades. His career turned from arthouse fare in the ’80s to action movie star in the ’90s to a mix of both in the 2000s. Lately, he has been in one weird, off-the-wall film after another. Last year with Pig, he started toContinue reading “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent Review”