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American Ultra (2015)

American Ultra (2015)

Everyone’s getting smoked

Contrary to what its advertising campaign suggests, American Ultra is not a ‘stoner-comedy,’ sure, its protagonists ‘get high’ and smoke pot, but director Nima Nourizadeh’s film is a weird trip that’s much more grounded — and darker — than its trailers dare to admit. 944 more words

Film Reviews

ARC Review: Bream Gives Me Hiccups by Jesse Eisenberg

Author:  Jesse Eisenberg
Genre: Short stories, humor
Publisher: Grove Press
Publication Date: September 8, 2015
256 pages, hardcover

Check out the full synopsis on Goodreads… 420 more words

2015 Books

Film Review | American Ultra


Things start simply enough in Nima Nourizadeh’s American Ultra as we meet Mike (Jesse Eisenberg), an unmotivated stoner who works at his local cash and carry and lives with the girl of his dreams Phoebe (Kristen Stewart). 388 more words

Film Reviews

Radio Times: "No Escape" and "American Ultra" reviews

please click the links below to read the following reviews for Radio Times:

American Ultra starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Dunst

No Escape starring Owen Wilson.

James Luxford

American Ultra: 12 times Kristen Stewart dropped massive truth bombs

You may hate The Twilight Saga. You may have found her awkward and nervy in interviews.

But – real talk – Kristen Stewart is pretty fantastic. 835 more words


Off the Record

First off, I have not read Infinite Jest so I can’t say if this movie would be better/worst if you knew/read about the book or actually know of Wallace. 423 more words

Movie Review

AMERICAN ULTRA (2015) Is A One-Joke Movie, But It's a Good Joke

Here’s my review of AMERICAN ULTRA (2015) published at cinemaknifefight.com this past weekend.



By Michael Arruda

 What do you get when you cross… 1,844 more words