Craig D. Lindsey

 

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  • 12 days ago | Film and TV

    Director Joseph Kahn (who co-wrote the script with actual battle rapper Alex “Kid Twist” Larsen), a man who directed many a hip-hop video in his time, knows exactly what clichés and tropes need to be mocked.

  • For the first hour, I understand the rapturous feedback — standing ovations and everything! — that Bodied won when it played the Toronto and Fantastic Fest film festivals a year ago. Right from the jump, we’re treated to a hilarious...

  • Vaya is not a fun film. For starters, according to this “based-on-true-events” ensemble drama, only assholes and scumbags roam the streets of South Africa, there to put unsuspecting people in harm’s way for their own nefarious...

  • With the latest Halloween sequel/revamp/whatever currently in theaters, audiences might be inspired to dip into the filmography of the franchise’s founding filmmaker, John Carpenter. Rialto Pictures is betting on that, rereleasing...

  • It’s been a while since we’ve had an ensemble film about how Los Angeles is a soul-crushing purgatory, turning people into miserable, morally ambiguous yet weirdly introspective archetypes. I mean, when did Crash come out — more than a...

  • Watching Knuckleball convinced me that I’ll watch Michael Ironside in anything. The veteran tough-guy character actor has been a constant in many of our film-watching lives (the dude has been in Scanners, Top Gun and Total...