IFFBoston Starts Next Week!

IFFBoston is now less then a week away! And we’re getting excited over here at Lonelyreviewer! Our coverage will begin with spotlights on films next Monday! The opening night film is ‘The Extra Man’ starring Kevin Kline. The actor  will be in attendance accepting the IFFBoston 2010 Career Achievement Award. The film is directed by …

Review: Wide Open Spaces

I recently caught wide open spaces at the Irish Film Festival of Boston. The film was directed By Tom Hall, and stars Ewen Bremner, and Ardal O’Hanlon. The film opens at the apartment of Austin (Bremner) and Myles (O’Hanlon), with the two friends being evicted. It is clear from the get go that Austin is …

Plymouth Rock Studios Deal Collapses

The latest attempt to make Massachusetts the “Hollywood of the East,” is in limbo, at least for now.  Yesterday, the owners of the studios said that their construction funding had collapsed and that they were persuing other funding options.   “The lender was required to meet a milestone on November 6 and has failed to do …

Edge of Darkness Trailer

It’s been a long time since we’ve seen Mel Gibson in a major film role, I believe the last was Signs in 2002. ‘Edge of Darkeness,’ from Casino Royale director Martin Campbell looks like a return to form for the controversial actor/director. An all out action thriller. Say what you will about the guy, I …