Tribeca 2013: ‘Lenny Cooke’ Trailer

Tribeca 2013: ‘Lenny Cooke’ Trailer

Here’s the trailer for the upcoming documentary Lenny Cooke, which premiered last night to a standing ovation at the Tribeca Film Festival.

The film revolves around the life of Lenny Cooke, a basketball phenom that achieved the American dream too early in

Tribeca 2013: Anchor Bay Acquires ‘Mr. Jones’

Tribeca 2013: Anchor Bay Acquires ‘Mr. Jones’

Though the Tribeca Film Festival has just kicked off, distributors are already wheeling and dealing and Anchor Bay was quick on the draw to pick up this surreal horror flick from Karl Mueller.

The film is titled Mr. Jones, and no it’s

Cannes 2013: Full Lineup

Cannes 2013: Full Lineup

The official lineup for the 66th annual Cannes Film Festival has been announced with an extremely impressive lineup including Nicholas Winding Refn‘s Only God Forgives, Steven Soderbergh‘s Behind the Candelabra, Sofia Coppola’s The Bling Ring, and many more.

The festival begins May

Sarasota 2013: ‘Towheads’ Review 7.5/10

Sarasota 2013: ‘Towheads’ Review

 

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Shannon Plumb’s Towheads is a hilarious look at being a mother in the midst of a mid-life crisis.    Plumb writes, directs, and stars in the picture,

SXSW Award Winner ‘Burma’ Gets Three Character Posters

SXSW Award Winner ‘Burma’ Gets Three Character Posters

Winner of the Special Jury Recognition for Ensemble Cast at the 2013 SXSW Film Festival, Carlos Puga‘s Burma is still riding the festival circuit, but three new posters were released today.

This familial drama stars Christopher Abbott, Gaby Hoffmann and Michael

UPSTREAM COLOR Review 9

UPSTREAM COLOR Review

We here at Film Pulse have been discussing Shane Carruth's Upstream Color for the last several months, basically stating that it would turn out to be one of our favorite films of the year. I made numerous statements and poised questions to myself after watching the first teaser. After revisiting that post I have decided that - Yes, 8 years was definitely worth the wait and I, sort-of, understood the film, but I am still processing what I just saw.

‘Evil Dead’ Review 7/10

‘Evil Dead’ Review

Release Date: April 5th, 2013
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MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 7/10

Fede Alvarez’s remake of the classic Sam Raimi horror film The Evil Dead bills itself as “The most terrifying

Tribeca 2013: ‘Farah Goes Bang’ Trailer

Tribeca 2013: ‘Farah Goes Bang’ Trailer

Here’s the debut trailer for Farah Goes Bang, which is having its world premiere at Tribeca 2013. The film, directed by Meera Menon, centers around a group of young women hitting the road and campaigning for Kerry/Edwards in 2004, all the

Stanley Film Festival 2013 Feature Lineup

Stanley Film Festival 2013 Feature Lineup

The first annual Stanley Film Festival in Estes Park CO announced its lineup today, and I would say it’s impressive to say the least.

This horror film fest is going to be held at the Stanley Hotel, which just so happens

SXSW 2013: ‘The Other Shore’ Review 7/10

SXSW 2013: ‘The Other Shore’ Review

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The Other Shore tells the harrowing and emotional story of Diana Nyad, a marathon swimmer who set out to traverse from Cuba to Florida non-stop, without the