Review: Scrap

        Director: Paul von Stoetzel (Snuff) Producers: Paul von Stoetzel Starring: Jim Bishop, Tom Avery, Eleanor Every, Dan Bishop MPAA Rating: NR Running time: 101 min. What started out as a documentary focusing on interesting and independent “roadside attractions” across Midwestern America turned into an examination of just...

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M-SPIFF 2011 Review: Cracks

      Director: Jordan Scott Screenplay: Ben Court, Caroline Ip, Jordan Scott Novel: Sheila Kohler Producers: Rosalie Swedlin, Christine Vachon, Julie Payne, Andrew Lowe, Kwesi Dickson Starring: Eva Green, Imogen Poots, Juno Temple, María Valverde Country of Origin: Ireland MPAA Rating: NR Running time: 104 min.   [this review was originally...

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M-SPIFF 2011 Review: The Troll Hunter

  Director: André Øvredal Writer: André Øvredal Producers: Sveinung Golimo, John M. Jacobsen Starring: Otto Jespersen Country of Origin: Norway MPAA Rating: NR Running time: 90 min.   The Minneapolis Film Festival is not exactly known for their genre fare. Though on opening night of 2011, they kicked that myth right out of the way big time with The...

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