PREMATURE EVALUATIONS

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


As humans, we are all individuals striking out in our own directions, but deep down, we all have the same basic needs for survival. Abraham Maslow defined these things as the hierarchy of needs, and when things steer us away from our chosen destination, this hierarchy has a tendency to […]

FANTASIA FILM FEST REVIEW: SEQUENCE BREAK



One theme that I keep seeing pop up throughout media is a person having to make a choice that is antithetical to their core beliefs in order to help out or even save a loved one. We see this in dramas on television such as Breaking Bad, even comedies like […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: AARON’S BLOOD 2017 dir. Tommy Stovall



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The day to day life of a barista is a pain in the ass as it is. Throw in a cheating boyfriend, a female stalker, and a growing pile of bodies somehow all attached to you, things look a little dire. That’s just the case for poor Iris in Derek […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: DARK IRIS 2017 dir. Derek Talib


Zygosity is the science of determining the difference between identical and fraternal twins or other multiple births. ZYGOSITY also happens to be a Canadian neo-giallo that is the feature film debut of director Graham M. Sheppard, about a twin trying to find out the truth behind her identical sister’s murder.

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: ZYGOSITY 2017 dir. Graham M. Sheppard


When faced with a violent aggressor, in order to defend one’s self, we have a tendency to run away or fight back. It’s in our nature, thanks to evolutionary need. When running isn’t an option, we tend to fight back without any stops. But what happens when that can end […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: DON’T KILL IT 2016 dir. Mike Mendez



We have seen the statistics about how small of a fraction women filmmakers are in Hollywood. How do we remedy this? Well, in the case of XX, a horror anthology, a group of female filmmakers banded together and made their own film! Inspired by a quote of “Bitches get stuff […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: XX 2016 dir. Jovanka Vuckovic, Roxanne Benjamin, Annie ...