Month: September 2014

Daniel Barnes @ the SN&R/CSIndy – 9/25 issues

#barnesyardbumps: *With the excellent films Coraline, ParaNorman, and now The Boxtrolls, the stop-motion animation studio Laika has firmly established itself as the smartest and therefore best purveyor of animated entertainment working today. It certainly helps their case that Pixar has become obsessed with sequels, that Pixar’s parent company […]

Daniel Barnes @ the SN&R – 9/18 issue

#barnesyardharrumphs: *The low-rent genre trappings of No Good Deed conceal a halfway decent psychosexual thriller with strong performances from Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson. *Ira Sachs’ Love is Strange may be as warm as chicken soup, but it’s nowhere near as nourishing as the similarly themed 1937 […]