Short Film Review “The Challenger”

Short Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Focused. Being centered. Finding a place where everything else around you disappears and there is but one sole point of concentration, one goal to achieve, and only one purpose and way to see that end come about. For newly minted Kung Fu fighter Danny (Andy Le), his focal ...

In Development: Gaylen Ross’ “TitleShot”

In Development: Gaylen Ross'
   Greeting readers and welcome to a new edition of “In Development”, a section I have ideally aimed to highlight films that are brought to me in their initial stages of realization, starting even at the crowdfunding level.  It has been a while since I was approached to be a part of covering such an ...

Film Review “Bridge of Spies”

Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Two names. Two LAST names. Spielberg and Hanks. It is amazing how much Hollywood weight is carried by just those two monikers. With collaborations including the WWII masterpiece “Saving Private Ryan” and the dramedy “The Terminal”, to the award-winning mini-series’ “Band of Brothers” and “The Pacific”, these ...

Film Review “Woodlawn”

Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Black and white. In today’s current vocabulary, this term would be utilized to express a notion that a given situation is straight forward, with a given resolution that is evident.  It is a set, clear path to follow in the decisions which need making.  There is no ...