Marchant at TIFF, Day Two

September 8, 2018

Films: 4 Best Film of the Day: Shoplifters (pictured) Shoplifters: Japanese director par excellence Hirokazu Koreeda’s film, which won the Palme d’Or at Cannes, works in quiet subtle ways, that affect you without you quite knowing why, like watching a …

Piers Marchant at the Toronto International Film Festival, Day One

September 7, 2018

Films: 2 Best Film of the Day: Burning Non-Fiction: Olivier Assayas’ film plays like one of those philosophical talkies from the ‘70s, with various characters weighing in on a particular talking point of significance to the director, Five Characters in …

“Long Way Back Home,” Lucero, directed by Jeff Nichols

August 29, 2018

Video Blog August 25, 2018

August 25, 2018

Golf-is stuff, Aretha Franklin and cover songs

August 19, 2018

Movie on 8-18-18 at 6.39 AM from Philip Martin on Vimeo.

Alpha

August 17, 2018

ReviewAlpha by DAN LYBARGER Special to the Democrat-Gazette | A dog-wolf hybrid named Chuck plays the title role in Albert Hughes’ Alpha, a prehistoric adventure that depicts the origins of the man-ca- nine friendship. Much of the appeal of Alpha is …

Before Bobby Shane Grew a Mustache

August 12, 2018

Phillip Martin Before Bobby Shane Grew a Mustache and Became Evil Until he hurt himself, my father was an infielder. Not anyone whose name you would recognize, unless you really know your baseball. An infielder for Cleveland, back in the …

August 4, 2018 Vlog: Blazing Saddles

August 4, 2018

Vlog 8-4-18 at 5.53 AM from Philip Martin on Vimeo.

Adam’s House Cat, “Runaway Train”

August 1, 2018

GoPro Dog

July 29, 2018

Bless this doggo who stole a GoPro pic.twitter.com/tZwVdniJoQ — Jon Christian 🕵 (@Jon_Christian) July 29, 2018