Snapshot Review “Rules Don’t Apply”

Snapshot Review
   First, the Recap: Love can be a fickle, quirky thing. Sometimes, we just cannot explain why some things work and others don’t when it comes to matters of the heart.  In 1964 Hollywood, the media awaits with anticipation to receive a live broadcast phone call from eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes (Warren Beatty) refuting a ...

Snapshot Review “Edge of Seventeen”

Snapshot Review
   First, the Recap: Ah the totally enriching splendor of being a teenager. Desperate to believe that she has any true sense of being desired or the slightest inkling of self-respect, struggling high school junior Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld) tries to seek solace via her only friend, Krista (Haley Lu Richardson). However, tenuous relationships with her single mother, Mona (Kyra Sedgwick), plus ...

Snapshot Review “Moana”

Snapshot Review
   First, the Recap: Best to leave things be when it comes to the greed of demi-gods. At least, that’s what normal folks would do.  However, in primitive Polynesia, one girl is destined to ignore that warning. Belonging to a by-gone tribe of navigators, tribal leader-in-training Moana (voiced by Auli’i Cravalho) has felt the draw of ...

Indie Film Review “The Dust Storm”

Indie Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: When a country music song wafts through the room, the artist plaintively crooning about the loss of love (and everything else, for that matter) in some poor soul’s life, does it not evoke a common thought–what if it all came back? What if that elusive “second chance” ...