The Smackdown Ah, thereâ€™s just nothing like a wedding to bring a family together… to fight over all the old rivalries, disputes, and long-buried secrets. At least thatâ€™s what a recent spate of indie films […]
Summertime and the movie theaters fill with audiences seeking relief from all that heat and sun. Who needs 3D, tired franchises, vampires and werewolves, chases, aliens, explosions, and CGI? Not me. Gimme an indie film with a half-decent script, a well-chosen cast, a fresh point of view, recognizable human behavior and I’m there. I’ll always opt to bypass the long lines and head for the arthouse to spend a couple of hours watching a dysfunctional family as long as it’s not my own.