From The Parallax Review Vaults: Due Date (2010)

The following review originally was written for The Parallax Review, a film review site of which I was the co-founder and managing editor. I have decided to collect the writings I did for The Parallax Review and preserve them here. I will be posting a few of these older pieces every week. My review of […]

Last Ride (2009)

An early scene in Last Ride, director Glendyn Ivin’s stark road movie, finds Kev (Hugo Weaving), a low-rent criminal on the run, cutting his long hair and shaving his beard in a restaurant bathroom.  It’s a half-hearted and largely useless attempt to change his appearance because of the actor playing Kev.  It doesn’t matter his […]