Movie Review


  Super Troopers 2   Directed by: Jay Chandrasekhar Starring: Jay Chandrasekhar, Steve Lemme, Erik Stolhanske, Paul Soter, Kevin Heffernan, Brian Cox, Tyler Labine, Will Sasso, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Damon Wayans Jr., Rob Lowe and Lynda Carter,   Rated: R Run Time: 100mins Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green […]

Super Troopers 2 – Movie Review



  Having just watched the screening of Super Troopers 2 the night before, I had a really fun time when a very small group of us press members sat down with most of Broken Lizard, the men behind the hilarious film franchise, the next afternoon for a bull session. I could have talked to them […]

My interview with the gang behind the Super Troopers Franchise! ...



  WHERE IS KYRA?   Directed by: Andrew Dosunmu Written by Darci Picoult, based on a story by Picoult and Dosunmu Starring: Michelle Pfeiffer, Kiefer Sutherland, Sam Robards, Suzanne Shepherd   Run Time: 1h 38min Genre: Drama 3 1/2 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   This movie is remarkable. I’d like to […]

Where Is Kyra? – Movie Review


  You Were Never Really Here Written & Directed by: Lynne Ramsay Based on the book by: Jonathan Ames Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Dante Pereira-Olson, Judith Roberts, and Larry Canady Rated: R Run Time: 1h 30min Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   Though some may view this as […]

You Were Never Really Here – Movie Review




  The Phoenix Film Festival is excited to announce the winners of the 2018 Awards. The complete list of winners is below:   FEATURE FILM AWARDS Best Documentary: “Forever B”   Audience Award: “Up to Snuff”   Best Picture: “The Idea of Manhood”   Best Director: Zack Wilcox – “Hunting Lands”   Best Ensemble: “Rich […]

PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2018 AWARD WINNERS


  A QUIET PLACE   Directed by: John Krasinski Starring: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Noah Jupe and Millicent Simmonds   Rated: PG-13 Run Time: 1h 30min Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   Believe it or not, John Krasinski (The Office) has a flair for horror. This is […]

A Quiet Place – Movie Review


  Monte Yazzie was extremely busy when I tracked him down for a little chat a week before the festival starts. He is the Director of the International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival here in Phoenix, a husband, father and rabid movie fan. I can’t think of better hands than his for the festival to […]

Interview with Monte Yazzie from the International Horror and Sci-Fi ...



  I spoke with Jason Carney of the Phoenix Film Festival, now in its 18th year, and asked him a few questions about what fun the festival has in store for us this year. I was also curious about how he thinks his festival, being eleven days long as opposed to the eight it had […]

Interview with Jason Carney of the Phoenix Film Festival!


    FINDING YOUR FEET   Directed by: Richard Loncraine Written by: Meg Leonard and Nick Moorcroft Starring: Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall, Celia Imrie, David Hayman, John Sessions.  Josie Lawrence and Joanna Lumley   Rated: PG-13 Run Time: 1h 51min Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance 3 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   Though […]

Finding Your Feet – Movie Review


  Isle of Dogs   Directed by: Wes Anderson Starring: Bryan Cranston, Greta Gerwig, Jeff Goldblum, Scarlett Johansson, Harvey Keitel, Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Ken Watanabe, Liev Schreiber, Edward Norton, Fisher Stevens, Tilda Swinton, F. Murray Abraham, Courtney B. Vance, Kunichi Nomura and Yoko Ono   Rated:  PG-13 for thematic elements and some violent images […]

Isle of Dogs – Movie Review



  Journey’s End   Directed by: Saul Dibb Starring: Paul Bettany, Sam Claflin and Asa Butterfield   Rated: R Runtime: 107min Genre: Drama, War 4 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   Journey’s End is an incredibly well-done war film. It’s set in the spring of 1918 during the fourth year of WWI. […]

Journey’s End – Movie Review



  Love, Simon   Directed by: Greg Berlanti Screenplay by: Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger Starring: Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford, Alexandra Shipp, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Miles Heizer, Keiynan Lonsdale, Logan Miller, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel and Tony Hale.   Rated: PG-13 Run Time: 1h 49min Genre:  Comedy, Drama, Romance   ‘Love, Simon’ is a touching […]

Love, Simon – Movie Review



  Submission   Directed by: Richard Levine (“Nip/Tuck” and “Masters of Sex”) Starring: Stanley Tucci, Kyra Sedgwick, Addison Timlin and Janeane Garofalo   Run Time: 1h 46min Genre: Drama 3 Frames out of 5 By: Shari K. Green   Stanley Tucci plays, Ted Swensen, a moderately famous professor of literature in ‘Submission.’ Due to having […]

Submission – Movie Review



  A Wrinkle in Time   Directed by: Ava DuVernay Screenplay by: Jennifer Lee, Based upon the novel by: Madeleine L’Engle Starring: Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Deric McCabe, Michael Peňa, Levi Miller and introducing Storm Reid with Zach Galifianakis and Chris Pine   Rated: PG Run Time: 1h 49min Genre: Adventure, Family, […]

A Wrinkle in Time – Movie Review



  The Vanishing of Sidney Hall   Directed by: Shawn Christensen Written by: Shawn Christensen & Jason Dolan Starring: Logan Lerman, Elle Fanning, Kyle Chandler, Blake Jenner, Nathan Lane and Michelle Monaghan   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 59min Genre: Drama, Mystery By: Shari K. Green 3 Frames out of 5   This film is […]

The Vanishing of Sidney Hall – Movie Review


  The Party   Written and Directed by Sally Potter Starring Patricia Clarkson, Bruno Ganz, Cherry Jones, Emily Mortimer, Cillian Murphy, Kristin Scott Thomas and Timothy Spall   Rated: R Run Time: 1h 11min Genre: Comedy, Drama By: Shari K. Green 3 ½ Frames out of 5   We start this cunning, noble achievement that […]

The Party – Movie Review