Author: Richard Valero

‘Succession’ Season 3 Episode 8 Recap: Chiantishire

‘Succession’ Season 3 Episode 8 Recap: Chiantishire

When you have as good a show as Succession, you often have people you constantly chat with about the show. Typically on Monday’s my friend and MCDI writer Katherine and I spend time picking apart the episode and it is always a blast. So, we got together and decided to share our thoughts on each … Continue reading ‘Succession’ Season 3 Episode 8 Recap: Chiantishire

MPSE to Honor Ron Howard with Filmmaker Award

Here is a press release from our friends over at Motion Picture Sound Editors that have announced they are giving Ron Howard the Filmmaker Award at their upcoming 69th MPSE Golden Reel Awards. Studio City, California – December 2,  2021 – The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announce that it will honor Ron Howard … Continue reading MPSE to Honor Ron Howard with Filmmaker Award

Mass Writer and Director Fran Kranz Interview

Mass Writer and Director Fran Kranz Interview

I saw Mass at the Sundance Film Festival early this year and my first watch of the film was a bit rough around the edges. However, within the next 24 hours, I rewatched the movie and I liked it a little more than I thought I did. So, a few months ago, I revisited the … Continue reading Mass Writer and Director Fran Kranz Interview

Christmas at the Ranch Writer/Director Christin Baker Interview

Christin Baker is on her third feature film for Tello Films, this time around, she tackles loneliness during the holiday season. I spoke with her about the film, what inspired the project, and what is ahead. https://youtu.be/deAwngB1wro  Christmas at the Ranch will be available on VOD Dec. 1 on TelloFilms.com Directed by Christin BakerWritten by Julie Anton … Continue reading Christmas at the Ranch Writer/Director Christin Baker Interview

Single All The Way Review: A Sweet little Christmas Love Story

Single All The Way Review: A Sweet little Christmas Love Story

Director: Michael MayerWriter: Chad HodgeStarring: Michael Urie, Philemon Chambers, Luke Macfarlane, Barry Bostwick, Jennifer Robertson with Jennifer Coolidge, and Kathy NajimyPlot: Desperate to avoid his family’s judgment about his perpetual single status, Peter (Michael Urie) convinces his best friend Nick (Philemon Chambers) to join him for the holidays and pretend that they're now in a relationship. But when … Continue reading Single All The Way Review: A Sweet little Christmas Love Story