Pete Vonder Haar

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  • Tales of the Old West continue to make up a significant portion of our cultural narrative, mostly because we still like to comfort ourselves with stories showing that ours is a land of opportunity. Making the trek to the American frontier...

  • 5 months ago | Film Reviews

    Tales of the Old West continue to make up a significant portion of our cultural narrative, mostly because we still like to comfort ourselves with stories showing that ours is a land of opportunity. Making the trek to the American frontier promised...

  • Anthony DiBlasi's taut look at the dark side of door-to-door evangelism starts off innocuously enough, but things go from The Tabernacles of Madison County to Play Moroni for Me in short order. Elder Kevin Brock (Mitch Ryan) isn't...

  • 8 months ago | Film Reviews

    John Wojtowicz may be the perfect embodiment of Maslow's ideal of self-actualization. The inspiration for Al Pacino's character in Sidney Lumet's Dog Day Afternoon and now the subject of Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren's fascinating documentary T...

  • John Wojtowicz may be the perfect embodiment of Maslow's ideal of self-actualization. The inspiration for Al Pacino's character in Sidney Lumet's Dog Day Afternoon and now subject of Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren's fascinating...

  • If you watch network television, every U.S. city is plagued by a dozen serial killers at all times. Not so our friendly neighbors to the north, or at least that's what Jason Stone's brooding The Calling would have us believe. Hazel...