“Who’s zoomin’ who?” asked Aretha Franklin in her 1985 hit of the same name — and while the song doesn’t feature amid the film’s cooler musical selections, it summarizes the key dramatic question of “Zoom.” A spirited if spotty solo debut for Brazilian helmer Pedro Morelli, this breathless trifle triangulates the personal and creative crises of an insecure comic-book artist, a cocksure filmmaker and an aspiring novelist — with the considerable high-concept twist that each of the three is living a narrative created by one of the others. 719 more words
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I love this poster for Cooties, it’s just a shame I didn’t really like the film as much as I hoped I would.
I went to a special screening of this indie flick and while the trailer had me sold, the end result is a disappointing film that really struggles with the balance of horror and humour. 288 more words