DISCLOSURE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Michael Bentham Stars: Matilda Ridgway, Mark Leonard Winter, Geraldine Hakewill, Tom Wren, Greg Stone.  Not to be confused with the Barry Levinson directed 1994 erotic thriller of the same name, starring Michael Douglas and Demi Moore, that looked at the issue of sexual harassment and power struggles in the workplace, this provocative and intimate drama looks at the darker side of suburban life in contemporary Australia.  Two sets of parents gather together to discuss an incident involving their children, but things turn ugly Continue reading

DISCLOSURE – interview with Michael Bentham

by GREG KING In this Australian made drama a 4-year-old girl makes an allegation against the son of a politician. An attempt by the children's parents to resolve the situation soon degenerates into a vicious confrontation. This four-hander is reminiscent of Roman Polanski’s Carnage, although writer/director Michael Bentham says that his film is based on actual events. Greg chatted with Michael to find out more, to discuss the filming process the casting, and crowd funding the film.  https://www.mediafire.com/file/4ucfuq5cbfbik4l/260830_002.MP3/file Continue reading

DEATH DROP GORGEOUS

Reviewed by GREG KING Directors: Michael J Ahern, Brandon Perras, Christopher Dalpe Stars: Wayne Gonsalves, Brandon Perras, Christopher Dalpe, Michael McAdam, Michael Ahern, Sean Murphy, Matthew Pidge.  This camp, gory slasher horror comedy is set against the backdrop of the dark underbelly of the gay and drag scene of Providence.   Death Drop Gorgeous is something of a passion project for the filmmakers. It is the brainchild of three friends and first-time writers and directors Michael J Ahern, Christopher Dalpe and Brandon Continue reading

DEATH DROP GORGEOUS – interview with Michael Ahern

by GREG KING  Death Drop Gorgeous is a mix of gory horror and serial killer drama set against the backdrop of the gay and drag scene of Providence. The film is the brainchild of Michael Ahern, Christopher Dalphe and Brandon Perras. The film was largely funded through a crowd funding campaign and shot over a period of 18 months. Greg spoke to Michael Ahern to learn more about the film.  https://www.mediafire.com/file/fnany84qpoxlw0e/260825_001.MP3/file Continue reading

STREAMLINE – interview with Blake Northfield

by GREG KING  Streamline is a drama about a 15 year old swimming prodigy (played by Levi Miller) whose life is disrupted when his father (Jason Isaacs) is released from prison. The film is the feature debut for writer/director Tyson Wade Johnson and has some deep personal significance for him. Streamline was produced by Blake Northfield. Greg spoke to Blake to find out more about the fil, the casting of Levi, and the involvement of Olympic champion Ian Thorpe in the production.  https://www.mediafire.com/file/f487738gwnsg04z/260823_001.MP3/file Continue reading