Fresh looks like it’s going to be a delicious rom-com starring Daisy Edgar-Jones and Sebastian Stan, and it IS for a hot minute. It takes a twisty turn though and becomes a dark look at modern dating. This new one from Hulu (streaming March 4th) won’t appeal to all tastes but, if the current state of affairs has left you feeling a little dark and twisty yourself, Fresh might be right up your dimly-lit alley. Click HERE for a link to an early, virtual screening and then spend a minute with the trailer below. Oh yeah, that is messed up.
The holidays are over and it’s honestly kind of depressing, isn’t it? There’s nothing to look forward to, except that one glass of wine you get Saturday night because you’re going to lose this holiday weight, dammit!
Well, some great movies are coming out in the upcoming months. OK, I don’t know if they’re GREAT yet, but there’s enough to get mildly excited about during these snowless winter days.
The Revenant- 1/8
People have asked me if this movie is violent. Well, I reviewed The Revenant for WCSX in Detroit and used the words puckered bunghole to describe it. In fact, there’s a bear-attack scene that’s so intense, some people thought the bear was actually raping Leonardo DiCaprio. The Revenant is CRAZY VIOLENT, but it’s also strangely beautiful and will definitely be nominated for something. Hopefully, DiCaprio will even win an Oscar for letting that bear have its way with him.
Kung Fu Panda 3- 1/29
I liked Kung Fu Panda, but I LOVED Kung Fu Panda 2. I wasn’t expecting much from it, and the hint that Po might find his family had me openly weeping as I left the theater. I also CAN’T WAIT to see what happens to the budding relationship between Po & Tigress! Don’t judge me. Continue reading →