From Our Members’ Desks (Jun. 25, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting.

Best of Lists

Summer Preview

Anne Hoyt @ AARP.org/Español [Spanish]

Interviews

Interview with Alfonso Cuarón

Anne Hoyt @ AARP.org/Español [Spanish]

  • Excerpt: Interview with the Mexican director, winner of two Oscars for best Director

Mindy Kaling’s moment continues ….

Dan Lybarger @ Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

  • Excerpt: While Mindy Kaling won an Emmy for co-writing an episode of The Office, she entered the public consciousness without saying a word at all.

The Perfection

Dan Lybarger @ Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

  • Excerpt: I don’t mind shocking people, director Richard Shepard says from Los Angeles. “I’m always in love with a movie that presses my buttons in some way because it becomes memorable and interesting.”

Festivals: Individual Reviews

Deadcon – Cinepocalypse Film Fest Review

Mike McGranaghan @ The Aisle Seat

Kindred Spirits – Cinepocalypse Film Fest Review

Mike McGranaghan @ The Aisle Seat

A Movie That Matters

Betty Jo Tucker @ ReelTalk Movie Reviews

  • Excerpt: From its shocking beginning to its emotionally powerful conclusion, TWO WAYS HOME grabs your heart and won’t let go. (World Premiere at 2019 Dances with Films Festival.)

The Swerve – Cinepocalypse Film Fest Review

Mike McGranaghan @ The Aisle Seat

Villains – Cinepocalypse Film Fest Review

Mike McGranaghan @ The Aisle Seat

Awards Coverage

The Friday Face-Off Round Zero – #8

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Remaking Best Supporting Actor, 2009

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Essays

The Best Movies of the Year Celebrate Female Nonconformists

Candice Frederick @ Harper’s Bazaar

Midsommar and the Tradition of Folk Horror

Kyle Anderson @ Nerdist

Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More

‘Detour’ and ‘The Big Clock’ Cross Noir with Absurdity

Michael Barrett @ PopMatters

Other Types of Articles

Swing Time – The Criterion Collection (Blu-ray Review)

Aaron Neuwirth @ Why So Blu

  • Excerpt: Swing Time is an utterly fantastic film. The Criterion Collection release does proper justice to the feature in terms of the technical presentation, along with a nice set of extras to come with it.

Titans Season 1 Review

Dragan Antulov @ Draxblog VI [Croatian]

2019 Blockbuster Season Preview: July

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Oscar in Box Office History (Week 24, 2019)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Now That You’ve Seen “Men in Black: International”

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: What Are You Most Anticipating (Jul. 2019, Wide)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: What Are You Watching? (Jun. 21-23, 2019)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: 47 Meters Down: Uncaged

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Abduction

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Ad Astra

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: After the Wedding

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Bottom of the 9th

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Great Great Great

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Nightmare Cinema

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Pegasus

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Saving Flora

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Swinging Safari

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: The Crossing

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: The Mountain

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: The Nightingale

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Them That Follow

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: June 14

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: June 15

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: June 16

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: June 17

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: June 18

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: June 19

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: June 20

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Trailer Watch: Good Boys, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Trailer Watch: Stuber, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Trailer Watch: The Art of Self-Defense, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

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