Jane Levy

Jan 15 2017

Review: “Monster Trucks”

It may contradict its own eco-centricity by introducing a species of subterranean creatures that are less fuel-efficient  than an 8.4-liter V10, but “Monster Trucks” is an entertaining family movie, and definitely the most ambitious Dodge Ram ad I’ve ever seen. After an oil crew in small town nowhere taps into a deep vein of water, […]
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Apr 5 2013

Evil Dead

(This review was originally published on April 5, 2013 at Reel Film News) More often than not I’m a harsh critic of horror reboots (“The Texas Chainsaw Massacre”, “Friday the 13th” and “Halloween” were all predictably sub-par), but I’ll occasionally come away from one happily frazzled (“The Crazies”, “Dawn of the Dead” and “My Bloody Valentine” […]
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Apr 4 2013

Evil Dead

(This review originally appeared at Reel Film News on April 4, 2013.) If you read nothing else of this review, know this: if you go see Evil Dead, you must stay all the way past the credits. There’s, shall we say… a little treat. Now, onto the fun. Gorehounds, rejoice! For those of you who […]
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