telling lies


I was really taken with Sam Barlow’s interactive narrative Her Story when it was released in 2015, but is the much anticipated followup, Telling Lies, as gripping? Maybe not, but it’s much more ambitious and tells an enthralling story nonetheless.

mid-year 2019

Film Pulse’s Top Movies of 2019 So Far

It’s always such a bummer to see the same crop of movies wind up on everyone’s top ten lists, so it pleases me to no end to find this year’s batch of mid-year lists featuring such a wide array of titles. Jordan


Fantasia 2019: 5 Anticipated Films

It’s tough to narrow it down to just five most anticipated films from this year’s Fantasia Festival in Montreal, but here’s my best attempt. With the lineup recently announced, there’s a metric ton of great genre cinema to choose from, but


2019 Academy Award Winners

If you’re not watching the Oscars on ABC tonight at 8PM EST (I don’t blame you), here you can take a look at all the winners as they’re announced. Who’s going to take home a statue in the most contentious


2019 Independent Spirit Award Winners

A day before the Oscars we have a smaller, more interesting (in my opinion) award ceremony with the Independent Spirit Awards. If you’re not watching on IFC or struggling to get the livestream to work on Facebook, you can take a look