The Disaster Artist

T: Any true fan of cult-movies surely has seen – or a least heard of – Tommy Wiseau’s infamously bad film, The Room, starring Greg Sistero and Tommy Wiseau himself.¬† It is infamous in the sense that it is one of those strange films that you know, with every fiber of your being, is terribly…

Shaun the Sheep Movie

RV: You don’t have to have a bunch of fart and queer jokes to make claymation that appeals to adults (See Hell and Back for an example of how not to make a claymation). You just need charm and wit, which Aardman films always have in abundance. Case in point, this movie has little to…

Hell and Back

T: Netflix showcased this one in their ‘New Releases’ and I found myself immediately intrigued. As a devoted fan to South Park, I love animation garnered toward adult audiences. What really interested me about this one was its use of claymation – a medium only truly understood with the appreciation of my partner. With that…

The Overnight

RV: There is no denying that this movie has balls (also a lot of prosthetic dicks…more on that later), but all the risk-taking and eccentricity just falls flat from the simple fact that The Overnight has no idea what it wants to be. Is it a farce? It features Adam Scott and Jason Schwartzman¬†dancing around…