BENEATH Review 2/10

BENEATH Review

Release Date: July 15th, 2013 (Limited)
Currently playing on VOD platforms
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MPAA Rating: NR
Film Pulse Score: 2/10

Larry Fessenden’s Beneath plays out like a modern version of Jaws, if Jaws was

PACIFIC RIM Review 7/10

PACIFIC RIM Review

Release Date: July 12th, 2013
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MPAA Rating: PG-13
Film Pulse Score: 7/10

In a summer full of big budget disappointments, Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim is a breath of fresh air.   Sure,

JUG FACE Review 7/10

JUG FACE Review

Release Date: August 9th, 2013 (Limited)
Currently available on VOD platforms
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MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 7/10

Chad Crawford Kinkle’s Jug Face can be categorized in that rare breed of

PAWN SHOP CHRONICLES Review 2/10

PAWN SHOP CHRONICLES Review

Release Date: July 12th, 2013 (Limited)
Currently playing on VOD platforms
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MPAA Rating: R
Film Pulse Score: 2/10

Despite being nearly two decades removed from the release of Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction,

CRYSTAL FAIRY Review 4/10

CRYSTAL FAIRY Review

Release Date: July 12th, 2013 (Limited)
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MPAA Rating: NR
Film Pulse Score: 4/10

We’ve all met someone or know someone who is, for lack of a better word, an asshole.  Whether it’s because of

GASLAND PART II Review 8/10

GASLAND PART II Review

Release Date: July 8th, 2013 (HBO)
Currently Available on HBO GO
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MPAA Rating: NR
Film Pulse Score: 8/10

Josh Fox’s Gasland Part II takes all the information learned about natural gas extraction from

FIRST COUSIN ONCE REMOVED Review 9

FIRST COUSIN ONCE REMOVED Review

first cousin once removed The contrasting comfort and horror of losing your memory, to know and not know at once, is the inherent reality of Alzheimer's Disease. If you are to experience it, you are afforded the relief in allowing yourself to forget your weaknesses, faults, and mistakes, but that is paired against the absolute threat of not knowing the person before you in the mirror, next to you at your house, or staring at you from a collection of photos on your mantel.

THE LONE RANGER Review 4.5/10

THE LONE RANGER Review

Release Date: July 3rd, 2013
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MPAA Rating: PG-13
Film Pulse Score: 4.5/10

Has it really been nearly thirty years since a solid adventure/western graced the silver screen?  I am referring to the 1985

GIDEON’S ARMY Review 8

GIDEON’S ARMY Review

Easily one of the most stressful and toughest jobs we have in this country is that of a public defender. With huge caseloads, little pay, and people’s lives on the line, it’s not a glamorous profession. You won’t see a public defender driving a nice sports car, or having billboards with their face plastered on them, but their role in our criminal justice system is much more noble, essential, and under-appreciated than any other. The toughest place to be a public defender is the American South, and that just so happens to be where Dawn Porter’s documentary Gideon’s Army takes place.

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE EVOLUTION OF GRACE LEE BOGGS Review 8

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE EVOLUTION OF GRACE LEE BOGGS Review

There’s just something utterly captivating about hearing someone who’s nearly one hundred years young talk about life. Not just to talk about what they’ve seen or what parts of history they recall the most but just about living, about making a difference, about taking a stand. The tagline for Mel Gibson’s Braveheart was “Every man dies. Not every man really lives.”