Review: ‘PUZZLE’ allows one woman to solve the enigma of herself.

PUZZLE is a closely observed portrait of Agnes, who has reached her early 40s without ever venturing far from home, family or the tight-knit immigrant community in which she was raised by her widowed father. That begins to change in a quietly dramatic fashion when Agnes receives a jigsaw puzzle as a birthday gift and experiences the heady thrill of not Read More →

Review: Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)

Sicario: Day of the Soldado Theatrical Release: June 29, 2018 Run Time: 2 hours 2 minutes Reviewed By: Reel Reviews Over Brews Sicario: Day of the Soldado, begins a new chapter. The cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border, federal agent Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) calls on the mysterious Alejandro (Benicio Del Toro), whose family was murdered by Read More →

Review: ‘A Wish For Giants’ Warms Your Heart

A Wish For Giants Release Date: February 17, 2018 Run Time: 1 hour 18 minutes Reviewed By: Reel Reviews Over Brews Sophie (Naysa Altmeyer) meets a kindred spirit in Roxie (Alexa Mechling), a young girl with an inoperable brain tumor and the impossible wish to meet Bigfoot. As if the task at hand isn’t hard enough, Sophie must contend with meddling Read More →

Tribeca Film Festival Review: ‘Blue Night’ is sensational.

On the eve of a major performance at the iconic Birdland Jazz Club, Vivienne Carala (Sarah Jessica Parker) receives shocking news during a doctor’s visit that turns her world upside down. She struggles to deal with the devastation during rehearsals with her band and her manager (Common) and attempts to avoid her overbearing mother (Jacqueline Bisset). Finally, as she contemplates Read More →

Review: ‘The Misguided’

The Misguided Theatrical Release: January 26, 2018 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews University dropout Levi (Caleb Galati) is a young man incapable of holding down a steady job and has a reputation of taking advantage of his romantic partners for his own selfish reasons, especially in gaining financial support. Having suddenly become single and homeless, he begrudgingly has to Read More →

Review: Get Entangled In ‘Entanglement’

Entanglement Theatrical Release: February 9, 2018 Available On Demand & Digital HD: February 9, 2018 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews While searching for the meaning of his existence, Ben Layten (Thomas Middleditch) uncovers a family secret that leads him to a woman named Hanna… But when he and Hanna (Jess Weixler) inadvertently fall in love, his life becomes increasingly Read More →

Review: ‘DRIFTWOOD’ is anything but hollow.

You might think that a film without a single word of dialogue would be difficult or tedious to watch. You’d be completely wrong in the case of festival favorite, Driftwood. After a young woman washes up on shore, an older man “rescues” her and brings her to his home to recoup. But all is not what it seems from the very Read More →

Review: ‘Gridlock’

Gridlock Release Date: March 2016 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews Gridlock is an Irish spin on an American style thriller, set during a traffic jam on a narrow country road. When Eoin’s young daughter Emma goes missing from their car, he forms a desperate search party to find her, and soon everyone is a suspect. The last of the short Read More →

Review: ‘Lost Face’

Lost Face Release Date: September 14, 2016 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews This award-winning short is based on Jack London’s short story. In mid-1800’s Russian America, Subienkow finds himself the second-to-last survivor of a group of Russian fur-thieves who have just been defeated by liberators from the local tribe they have enslaved as forced labour. Now Subienkow faces a Read More →

Review: ‘Penalty’

Penalty Release Date: September 23, 2016 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews Aldo Iuliano’s award winning drama Penalty has been making waves in the film world, as this wonderful film has received nearly thirty awards and has been selected for five Academy qualifying Film Festivals. Penalty shares the story of a group of guys playing football in the middle of nowhere. There is a Read More →

Review: ‘Almost Friends’ is Almost Great

Almost Friends Theatrical Release: November 17, 2017 On Demand & Digital HD: November 17, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews Once a promising young chef, Charlie (Freddie Highmore) is now an unmotivated twenty-something who lives at home with his mom (Marg Helgenberger) and stepfather while working at a small movie theatre and living vicariously through his best friend, Ben Read More →

Review: ‘Most Beautiful Island’ Takes Some Time To Get The Wheels Spinning

Most Beautiful Island Select City Release: November 3, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND is a psychological thriller set in the world of undocumented female immigrants hoping to make a life in New York City. Shot on Super 16mm with an intimate, voyeuristic sensibility… MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND chronicles one harrowing day in the life of Luciana, a Read More →

Review: ‘Thank You For Your Service” – Perfect Timing For Veterans Day

Thank You For Your Service Theatrical Release: October 27, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews Thank You for Your Service follows a group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq who struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they’ve left the battlefield. We Read More →

Review: ‘6 Below: Miracle On The Mountain’ Gets 4 Stars

6 Below: Miracle On The Mountain Theatrical Release: October 13, 2017 Available On Demand & Digital HD: October 13, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews An inspiring true story about faith and self-preservation, a snowstorm strands former professional hockey player Eric LeMarque (Josh Hartnett) atop a mountain for eight days, he is forced to face his past and come Read More →

Review: ‘Cold Moon’ More Like Luke Warm…

Cold Moon Theatrical & VOD Release: October 6, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews In a sleepy southern town, the Larkin family suffers a terrible tragedy. Now the Larkin’s are about to endure another: Traffic lights blink an eerie warning, a ghostly visage prowls in the streets, and graves erupt from the local cemetery in an implacable march of Read More →

Review: ‘Thirst Street’… Just Look Up “Thirsty” On Urban Dictionary

Thirst Street Theatrical Release (NYC): September 20, 2017 Theatrical Release (LA): September 29, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews Alone and depressed after the suicide of her lover, American flight attendant Gina (Lindsay Burdge) travels to Paris and hooks up with nightclub bartender Jerome (Damien Bonnard) on her layover. But as Gina falls deeper into lust and opts to stay in Read More →

Review: ‘Shot’… A Roller Coaster of Emotions

Shot Theatrical Release: September 22, 2017 Guest review from Reel Reviews Over Brews A gripping drama about three lives irrevocably changed when a gun is accidentally fired on a busy Los Angeles street, Shot is a visceral roller coaster ride unflinchingly exploring the consequences of gun violence in America. Shot begins as sound mixer Mark Newman (Noah Wyle), is pumping up the Read More →

Review: ‘FROM NOWHERE’ is a timely look into the daily struggle of undocumented kids.

Presents From NowhereThree undocumented Bronx teenagers are graduating from high school while navigating the treacherous waters of trying to get their papers to stay in the US.  From Nowhere stars Julianne Nicholson as a Bronx high school lit teacher who has three students that are undocumented immigrants. Denis O’Hare is their passionate case worker. While these two stars make a Read More →

Review: ‘THE VESSEL’ is a struggle between grief and belief.

In Theaters September 16, 2016 Starring: Martin Sheen (TV’s “The West Wing,” Apocalypse Now) Lucas Quintana (Wing it, Death of an Ally) Jacqueline Duprey (Under Suspicion, Entre Nos) Aris Mejias (Gabi, “Incógnita”) When tragedy strikes, your universe can crumble. Everything you know can seem confusing or useless. Darkness takes hold. We search for the smallest meaning to turn our sadness into Read More →

Review: ‘MAX ROSE’ sees legend Jerry Lewis in his first live-action film in two decades.

Presents  MAX ROSE In Theaters September 2nd Starring: Jerry Lewis, Claire Bloom, Kevin Pollak, Kerry Bishé, Dean Stockwell, Mort Sahl, Illeana Douglas, Rance Howard, and Lee Weaver Written and Directed by: Daniel NoahDrawing on personal experiences tends to be a pretty successful way to tell a story. Raw emotion tends to translate from page to screen, especially if you have a Read More →