PREMATURE EVALUATIONS

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




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 ...






Gobsmacked and stricken mute. That’s how the audience I shared the latest Darren Aronofsky film with was as the end credits rolled. Having just experienced a piece of art like that, I’m not really surprised. A beautifully filmed story that leaves itself open to interpretation, it will leave you shaken […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: mother! 2017 dir. Darren Aronofsky



Comedy sequels rarely work. Sports comedy sequels even more rarely. So when it was announced that Jay Baruchel would be directing the sequel to one of my favorite comedies from the last 5 years, GOON, I was torn. Yes, we’d have more Doug “The Thug” Glatt and crew, but was […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: GOON: LAST OF THE ENFORCERS 2017 dir. Jay ...