Archive for the ‘Film Reviews’ Category

Brandon Greenawalt- Sailing Into Finding Happiness

By Buddy Sampson In the United States, when the country was founded, the framers of the Declaration of Independence spoke of a concept called “the pursuit of happiness.” For many, the pursuit of happiness means a lot of different things for different people. For creative and artistic people that...
June 27th, 2017 | Entertainment, Film Reviews, Movies | Read More

Jill Jaress- The Funny Lady is Someone To Love

Cover photo-the incomparable Jill Jaress. Inside photo-Jill Jaress, pictured with Timothy Bottoms from her film "The One-Nighter." By Buddy Sampson I met Jill Jaress  when I was covering the Cinema City International Film Festival. Her short, “Someone to Love”, was in competition....
January 24th, 2013 | Film Reviews | Read More

Diary of a Single Mom

     Robert Townsend Web Programming Brings Real Life Drama By Erica Carey   Robert Townsend directs and produces web series, “Diary of a Single Mom”, an intense drama featuring mega stars Monica Calhoun, Richard Roundtree, Leon, Valery Ortiz and Janice Lynde. This series consists...
November 23rd, 2010 | Entertainment, Film Reviews | Read More

Despicable Me

By Carmen Chaffin This incredibly entertaining film captures the attention of children and adults alike. It takes one on a journey to Egypt where we find that a pyramid has been stolen and replaced by a fake one. The evil villain Gru (Steve Carrell) and his nemesis, Vector (Jason Segal) strive to outdo...
July 1st, 2010 | Film Reviews | Read More

Film Reviews

Gwyneth Paltrow, James Gray and Vinessa Shaw of Two Lovers. AFI Movie Report Two Lovers By Deidra Burton Known for his crime infested thrillers, James Gray takes a new approach in directing a modern Brooklyn-based romance drama, starring Joaquin Phoenix  (villain of the film, Gladiator) as Leonard,...
May 24th, 2010 | Film Reviews | Read More