Life struck me as several cuts above “meh” but never made me jump out of my seat.
Nick Allen is an Assistant Editor at RogerEbert.com. He has been writing about film online since 2007, contributing to various publications including TheFilmStage.com, MovieMezzanine.com, HollywoodChicago.com, TheScorecardReview.com, and RogerEbert.com. His film reviews can also be found in your local library’s recent copy of Magill’s Cinema Annual. He has been a member of the Chicago Film Critics Association since 2010, and is a programmer for the Chicago International Movies & Music Festival. You can follow him on Twitter @nickallen_redux
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A review of the original series "Snatch," premiering tomorrow on Crackle.
An interview with director Danny Boyle about "T2 Trainspotting."
Reviews of SXSW docs "DRIB," "Ramblin' Freak" and "The Work."
An interview with writer/director Janicza Bravo about her SXSW comedy, "Lemon."
A preview of this year's Miami Film Festival.
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A review of the new mini-series "When We Rise," which starts tonight on ABC.
An interview with actor Charlie Day and director Richie Keen about their new comedy, "Fist Fight."
A review from Sundance of two films from the festival's NEXT category, "Dayveon" and "Deidra & Laney Rob a Train."