Daniel Stamm
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2010 Summer Movie Preview - August
5 May 2010 // 5:00 PM

We round out our summer preview with the August releases, a rather dim bunch unfortunately. Will Edgar Wright save us from summer movie hell with the new Michael Cera vehicle?


'The Last Exorcism' Is Satanically Awful
24 Jan 2011 // 3:59 PM

The great horror filmmakers are ironists. Despite his past work, Roth skips the irony and produces an exorcism drama built on religious fanaticism and moral panic.

'The Last Exorcism': The Camera Can Watch All It Wants
27 Aug 2010 // 12:25 AM

Yet another Blair Witch wannabe, The Last Exorcism sets up a relationship between on-screen speakers and "you," addressed as such.


'The Last Exorcism' Is True Horror Movie Horror
26 Aug 2010 // 11:30 PM

The end is what finally keeps this from being a Paranormal Activity: instead of launching the horror into our world, The Last Exorcism signals to us that this is horror movie horror, and thus compartmentalized, ‘safe.’

The Beg of Eli
20 Aug 2010 // 2:45 AM

As with most of the nu-media, the message is abundantly clear - it's time to take the cultural conversation away from those invested in its outcome and give it back to those who actually live it, day to day, dollar to dollar.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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