Category: Amazon Studios

Total 14 Posts

‘Sound of Metal’: Performances Speak Volumes on The Human Condition

Sound of Metal, now streaming on Amazon Prime has subtly strong performances set against a man (Riz Ahmed) whose hearing loss changes his whole world. Sound of Metal is now playing.

‘Uncle Frank’: Life’s Little Ironies Catch Up in Off-Kilter Dramedy

Uncle Frank Written and Directed by: Alan Ball Starring: Paul Bettany, Sophia Lillis Peter Macdissi, Judy Greer, Steve Zahn, Lois Smith, Margo Martindale, Stephen Root I had to laugh at “Uncle Frank,” which is now streaming on Amazon Prime. I

‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’: Crude, Crass, Funny, Characters Make Glorious Movie

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Directed by: Jason Woliner Screenplay by: Peter Baynham, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jena Friedman, Anthony Hines, Lee Kern, Dan Mazer, Erica Rivinoja, Dan Swimer Story by: Sacha Baron Cohen, Anthony Hines, Nina Pedrad, Dan Swimer, based on ‘Borat

Welcome to the Blumhouse: Revenge Is the Theme of the Week

Welcome to the Blumhouse offers two more films on Amazon Prime, the musical ‘Nocturne’ and the family thriller, “Evil Eye.” Blumhouse amps up the revenge theme in these two fascinating films.

‘Time’: Powerful Doc Examines Broken Prison System

Time Directed by: Garrett Bradley Featuring: Sibil Fox Richardson, Robert G. Richardson Reflecting on Garrett Bradley’s Award-Winning documentary, “Time,” I can’t help but reflect on my own life; the struggles that I’ve experienced. That’s the beauty of our lives –

Blumhouse Presents: Two Morality Tales Ending on Different Notes

Blumhouse Presents makes its way to the streaming realm with their first two telefilms, ‘The Lie’ and ‘Black Box. Both Blumhouse Presents films are now on Amazon Prime.

“7500” Soars With Strong Direction and Performances

“7500” is full of routines, in line with our human nature, and yet, there is nothing routine about Patrick Vollrath’s film.

“The Vast of Night” Is A Slick, Late Night Neo-Noir Sci-Fi Flick

The Vast of Night Directed by Andrew Patterson Written by James Montague and Craig W. Sanger Starring Sierra McCormick, Jake Horowitz, Gail Cronauer, Bruce Davis, Greg Peyton Premiering at Slamdance 2019, Andrew Patterson’s “The Vast of Night” is one of

‘Selah and the Spades’: High School Is No Joke

Selah and the Spades Written and Directed by: Tayarisha Poe Starring: Lovie Simone, Celeste O’Connor, Jharrel Jerome, Gina Torres, Jesse Williams Thinking about the cutthroat competitive nature of the prep school featured in Tayarisha Poe’s “Selah and the Spades,” evoked

“Blow the Man Down”

Blow the Man Down Written and Directed by: Bridget Savage Cole and Danielle Krudy Starring: Sophie Lowe, Morgan Saylor, June Squibb, Marceline Hugot, Annette O’Toole, Linday Shary, Margo Martindale, Owen Burke, Skipp Sudduth, Will Brittain, Gayle Rankin Going into “Blow