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CFF MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Better Watch Out’ is a cleverly demented holiday funhouse

| October 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
CFF MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Better Watch Out’ is a cleverly demented holiday funhouse

Even though it’s still early October, I have gone into full Halloween mode already, but apparently Well Go USA is already in Christmas mode in their release of “Better Watch Out,” and for 90 minutes at the Charlotte Film Festival, I had to exchange my pumpkin mask for a Santa mask to truly enjoy myself […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Joy’ works wonders when it isn’t so aware of itself

| December 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Joy’ works wonders when it isn’t so aware of itself

Self-indulgence is a natural side effect of being told your work is good with no criticism against it. Directors like Quentin Tarantino, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Christopher Nolan, Alfonso Cuarón, David Fincher and Ridley Scott have all been accused of self-indulgent behaviors in filmmaking. This list also can be shortened down to “List of Hunter’s favorite […]

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