House of Leaves

House of Leaves Author: Mark Z. Danielewski It’s a story of a tattoo-artist that finds a manuscript from a blind old man, who just died, talking about a non-existent documentary about a house that is bigger on the inside than on the outside. It is a freaky story, with...

The Salton Sea

Val Kilmer plays a man who doesn’t know what to do with his life after his wife is murdered. He hangs out with a bunch of druggies and Vincent D’Onfronio plays a guy with no nose. I wasn’t sure if I was going to enjoy this movie or not,...

I’m the Father

Second to last film festival movie I watched this past week. German movie about a young family that aren’t really happy. Dad just got a promotion at work but that meant he was never home with his wife and kid. The promotion will mean even less time. The wife...

Y Tu Mama Tambien

This movie comes from Mexico and it contains a lot of sex and a lot of naked guys. Two seventeen year old boys (Tenoch and Julio) just graduated high school and plan on goofing off for the summer. Their girlfriends just left to prance around Europe while they stay...

Dragonflies

Another movie that I took nice little naps through but did try to watch the entire thing. I think the main problem in this movie was I fell asleep during important parts....

Morvern Callar

A girl wakes up on Christmas day to find her boyfriend has committed suicide in the kitchen. He has left her a note asking her to mail off his manuscript for him until it gets published and he also left her money for his funeral. Morvern didn’t seem too...

Open Hearts

Cecille and Joachim just got engaged. They are young and in love. She drops him off at work and he’s getting out of the car when he’s hit by another car driven by Marie. Marie is a mother of three and was arguing with her teenage daughter when she...

Minoes

Minoes is from the Netherlands. A cat drinks from a strange barrel and then it finds out it has turned into a human being. A reporter is on the verge of being fired since he is too shy to find out any stories to write about. Minoes (the cat...

Hukkle

If you have ever  seen Microcosmos, this movie is very similar. If you haven’t seen Microcosmos, then you must watch it. It’s great. This movie is Hungarian and you basically watch what happens in a village, but there is no dialogue and no narration. If people are talking, it...

Grill Point

Grill Point Starring: Steffi Kuhnert, Gabriela Maria Schmeide, Thorsten Merten, Axel Prahl, Julia Ziesche Directed by: Andreas Dresen Written by: Andreas Dresen, Cooky Ziesche Rating: Unrated Length: 1 hour 46 minutes Genre: Drama Release Date: 2002 Should I even review this movie? I walked out about 3/4 of the way through it. It wasn’t awful, but...