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Best of FanX 2017 Roundup

We dove headfirst into FanX 2017 this weekend, the cousin of Salt Lake Comic-Con, to bring you all the gloriously nerdy highlights. Even if you haven’t memorized the trivia behind Harry Potter, you’re still bound to appreciate the commitment. Best Skype Encounter: The Master of Marvel himself, Stan Lee, video chatted with hundreds of fans about…

Movie Review: Fifty Shades Dumber

  • Andrea Peterson
  • A&EFilm
  • Feb 9, 2017

Firstly, “The Lego Batman Movie” is great fun and solid entertainment for kids and adults alike. Just go see it. Secondly, “John Wick: Chapter 2” is good if you’re into that kind of thing: it’s the hyper-violent “Commando” of its time. If you don’t take it seriously, you’ll have yourself a wild ride. Thirdly, skip…

Sundance Review: ‘The Nile Hilton Incident,’ Egyptian Noir

Winner of this year’s Grand Jury prize in the World Cinema, Dramatic, category, Tarik Saleh’s The Nile Hilton Incident is a wonderfully tense homage to mid-century noir and an incisive reflection upon this particular story’s time: January 2011, the turning point in Egypt of what’s come to be known as the Arab Spring. Nile Hilton‘s…