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Author Archives: Andrea Chase

Rian Johnson is A Fanboy

When I spoke to Rian Johnson about KNIVES OUT, his scathingly clever, star-studded whodunit,  I couldn’t help but ask about whether or not he was relieved to be involved in … Continue reading

November 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE CURRENT WAR: THE DIRECTOR’S CUT. Finally.

It’s taken two years for THE CURRENT WAR: THE DIRECTOR’S CUT to finally make it to your local cinema. For more on that, as well as my interview with the director, … Continue reading

November 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Kristen Stewart is the Coolest

Tis the season. Kristen Stewart (pictured with G Allen Johnson, Dennis Harvey, and War Wei) in SF yesterday for the Mill Valley Film Festival screening of Amazon Studios #SEBERG, an incisive, revelatory indictment of fake news, … Continue reading

October 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

John DeLorean in Color

John DeLorean, the protean. larger-than-life designer of the eponymous, gull-winged car, lived his life on an epic scale. Telling that story cinematically has been the quest of many a filmmaker, … Continue reading

June 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Authenticity of Julian Kim and Peter S. Lee

HAPPY CLEANERS, the debut feature film from Julian Kim and Peter S. Lee made its world premiere at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, where it won the Emerging … Continue reading

May 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Getting to the BLOODROOT of the Matter.

  An unlikely location, an unconventional business plan, and an unswerving dedication to radical feminist politics. Bloodroot. vegetarian/vegan restaurant and  feminist bookstore, surprised everyone when it became success. Part of … Continue reading

April 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Tales of Garcia

It is with great joy that I report on the new Netflix series of Tales of the (premiere June 7, 2019).  Bringing the denizens of Barbary Lane into the 21st … Continue reading

April 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

AMERICA IN TRANSITION

Revry.tv commemorates National Trans Day of Visibility with an incisive four-part series by André Pérez that examines four very different experiences of being trans in America.  The circumstances of each subject, … Continue reading

March 31, 2019 · Leave a comment

A GODDESS WHOSE TIME HAS COME

In 1995, a film opened that caused a riot.  Critics loathed it.  The Golden Raspberry Awards celebrated its over-the-top embrace of camp. And audiences were left wondering what it was … Continue reading

March 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

RAZZIE 2019

Click here to listen to the interview. As I say every year, the only film awards that are bestowed strictly on merit are the ones handed out by the Golden … Continue reading

February 22, 2019 · Leave a comment