PREMATURE EVALUATIONS

While not yet classics, these are current films that I’ve reviewed.


Doomsday preppers. Survivalists. Hunting enthusiasts. They all take being prepared very seriously. But how do you prepare to track down a legendary creature? Well, in Henrique Couto’s latest found footage horror THE DEVIL’S TRAIL, we find out what not do while looking for certain hooved beasts while in the state […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: DEVIL’S TRAIL 2017 dir. Henrique Couto


2017 has been one of my favorite years for cinema. Sure there have been some busts and some plain stinkers. But this year has brought us many solid films that I feel will continue to hold up year after year. Not only was I able to get out and see […]

Derek’s Top Fifteen Films of 2017


Musicians have been rumored to have sold their souls to the Devil since Robert Johnson purportedly did at a Mississippi crossroads in the 1930s. The blues led to rock and roll, followed by heavy metal as the years went along. Yet we hear the same stories about how the Devil […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: AMERICAN SATAN 2017 dir. Ash Avildsen



The Internet has made our world a smaller place. We are instantly able to communicate with people from across the globe. We research more than what is contained in our local schools and libraries. It has allowed for global economy to grow in leaps and bounds. But it has also […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: THE NEW RADICAL 2017 dir. Adam Bhala Lough


There is a highly probable chance that you are reading this while on Wi-Fi. Or perhaps on your cell phone’s data. Either method owes its initial idea to one person, that being actress and model for the 1930s to 1960s, Hedy Lamarr. Yes, a woman that rose to fame based […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: BOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORY 2017 dir Alexandra ...





Being an introvert sucks. Period point blank. It is difficult to excel in this world without actively cultivating relationships. Mixing and mingling. And while I can do that online without an issue, in person, I tend to shut down a bit, and I’d rather head home to watch a movie. […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: A BRIDE FOR RIP VAN WINKLE 2016 dir. ...




Juicy gossip, we all love it. Rumors used to spread like wildfire, now in the age of the internet, it’s at light speed. While we can substantiate stories immediately via video and photos from our phones now, in the mid 1960s, we were at the mercy of the media and […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: MANSFIELD 66/67 2017 dir. P. David Ebersole and ...