Tag Archives: indie movies

See Girl Run Review: A Romantic Comedy That Breaks The Mold

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See Girl Run Movie Review Certain movies stray from the standard formula, and I respect that.  In ‘See Girl Run,’ a romantic drama/comedy, director Nate Meyer has attempted to do just that.  You think you …

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2015 Set To Be The Biggest Movie Year Ever


Every summer there are a handful of blockbusters that movie-lovers eagerly anticipate; Sometimes they live up to expectations, sometimes they flop. The same thing goes for both Indies and blockbusters for the holiday season.  Each …

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Dead Man’s Burden Review: An Indie Western & Cinematic Spectacle

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Dead Man’s Burden Movie Review As you know, we love a good indie movie here at Movie Melt.  For me personally, I also love a good western, and I don’t think you see too many …

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Must See Movies You Haven’t Seen: ‘Stake Land’ (2011)

Stake Land (2001) So we all know that vampire movies are a dime a dozen these days.  There’s the super cheesy trash that is ‘Twilight’ and all the rip offs that it has spawned.  There’s …

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‘Upstream Color’ Review

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‘Upstream Color’ Movie Review Actor/Director Shane Carruth made a name for himself back in 2004 when he released his Indie time-travel film ‘Primer.’  The movie was a low budget cult masterpiece, and is often considered …

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Must See Movies You Haven’t Seen: ‘Once’ (2007)

‘Once’ (2007) Every now and again you see a film that makes you say, ‘How did I never see or hear about this film before?’  You’ve never heard of it, yet it is basically perfect …

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Cannes Festival Spotlight: ‘Ain’t Them Bodies Saints’

This years Cannes Festival has come and gone, and from what I’ve seen there have been some really good films on show.  Of course, it always does, being one of the biggest in the world. …

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‘A Field In England’ – British Indie Director Ben Wheatley Returns

A Field In England Ben Wheatley is a director who is probably not known by many American movie fans.  I myself only discovered him recently, when I watched his recent horror/suspense thriller ‘Kill List,’ which …

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Does the top keep spinning at the end of ‘Inception’?: Why America’s Mainstream Movie Audience Needs Closure.

And they lived happily ever after. I blame Disney. The ugly truth is that the average American moviegoer needs closure at the end of a movie. (I said average, so I don’t want to hear …

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Justin Timberlake Lands ‘Spinning Gold’ Role As Neil Bogart

‘Spinning Gold’ Justin Timberlake has just release his latest album, a long awaited record after taking a break from music to pursue a more serious acting career.  During the musical hiatus Justin has been able …

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