To Live to Sing Review: Culture at a Crossroads

A song of resistance soars above the towering condominiums in Johnny Ma’s To Live to Sing. The film, Ma’s sophomore feature after Old Stone, is an evocative portrait of culture at a crossroads. To Live to Sing takes the gritty realism of Ma’s debut feature a step further. Inspired by a Sichuan opera company he […]

Star Wars the Clone Wars 7.04: “Unfinished Business” Review

The story of Star Wars at its core is a story about the fallibility of people to the trappings of power. The story of Anakin Skywalker is perhaps its most integral, strongest, and weakest. The storytelling of Anakin’s journey is muddled, but the overall arc is a famed one.His arc is of a man who […]

The Hunt Review: Settle Down, America

On the surface, The Hunt seems like the straight-forward hack 'em ups like The Purge, but director Craig Zobel (Z for Zachariach, Homestar Runner) has a little more on his mind.