FILM REVIEW: ‘MIKE’ (2019)

Currently touring the festival circuit is MIKE, the most recent short film from writer/director Kent Smith. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the official world premiere as part of the 2019 Charlotte Film Festival this past September in Charlotte, NC. Patrick G. Keenan (The Blind Side, Outcast, Department 666) stars as, you guessed it,…

FILM REVIEW – ‘UNCLE OTTO’S TRUCK’ (2019)

Currently touring the film festival circuit is Uncle Otto’s Truck, the short film adaptation of the eponymous short story by legendary horror writer Stephen King. Adapted for the screen and directed by Dan Sellers and produced by Sammie Cassell, the film saw its world premiere at the 2019 Wreak Havoc Horror Film Festival in Greensboro,…

FILM REVIEW – ‘THE REHEARSAL’ (2018)

Currently touring the film festival circuit is The Rehearsal, a short film by Virginia-based writer and director Trent Welstead. The short, which clocks in at just a hair over six minutes, has done quite well in its film festival tour thus far, taking home numerous awards and nominations, including (but certainly not limited to) an…

FILM REVIEW – ‘WHAT WE’RE READING TODAY!’ (2018)

Currently touring the film festival circuit is What We’re Reading Today! a dark-comedy short film from Georgia-based filmmakers Devon Johnson and Shannon Strucci. Written and directed by Johnson and shot and edited by Strucci, What We’re Reading Today! is presented as the final episode of a fictional eponymous public access TV show wherein the less-than-articulate host…

FILM REVIEW – ‘THE CORNER’ (2017)

Multi-award winning independent filmmaker Jaysen P. Buterin returns with The Corner – the latest horror short from Mad Ones Films. Following a recent streak of horror hits on the film festival and convention circuits, how did this latest effort measure up? Read on to see for yourselves! ** WARNING: MAY CONTAIN MINOR SPOILERS!** As with…