Original air date: 08/22/2017 Runtime: 4:11 min. Two Sundance Film Festival favorites on Indie Movie Guide! 'Crown Heights' stars Lakeith Stanfield in a true story about a man who was wrongly imprisoned for twenty years. And 'Beach Rats' is directed by indie favorite Eliza Hittman, and looks at identity and masculinity.
Original air date: 08/29/2017 Runtime: 9:04 min. Lots of indie gems to choose from over the next two weeks! Lake Bell's new comedy, 'I Do... Until I Don't', Nicholas Hoult stars as J.D. Salinger in 'Rebel in the Rye', a documentary about an important activist 'Dolores', and the Dardenne brothers with 'The Unknown Girl'. At home: 'It Comes At Night', 'My Cousin Rachel' and 'Band Aid'.
Original air date: 09/12/2017 Runtime: 4:28 min. Alicia Malone is at the Toronto International Film Festival this week, and though the bigger films playing (like 'The Shape of Water', 'mother!', 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri') are wonderful, she's telling you about her favorite smaller films to put on your radar!
Original air date: 09/19/2017 Runtime: 6:38 min. This week Alicia Malone chats about the reaction to 'mother!,' gives her thoughts on 'Battle of the Sexes' starring Emma Stone and 'Stronger' starring Jake Gyllenhaal. Plus two indies to watch at home: 'The Hero' and the artsy 'A Ghost Story'! What are you interested in watching? And what did you think of 'mother!'?
Original air date: 10/10/2017 Runtime: 4:36 min. This week, Alicia Malone tells you about two documentaries celebrating images - a deep dive into the shower scene from 'Psycho' in '78/52' and Agnes Varda and photographer JR travel the French countryside in 'Faces Places'. Plus, two indie dramas you shouldn't miss - 'Una' starring Rooney Mara and Ben Mendelsohn, and 'The Meyerowitz Stories' with Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler and Dustin Hoffman.
Original air date: 10/17/2017 Runtime: 4:28 min. Do you like dark movies? Were you a fan of 'The Lobster'? If the answer was yes, then you must not miss the new thriller by Yorgos Lanthimos 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer'. Also, Alicia Malone tells you about 'Wonderstruck' by Todd Haynes, Cannes favorite 'BPM' and don't miss the documentary 'Step' on FandangoNOW.
Original air date: 10/24/2017 Runtime: 5:12 min. Alicia Malone gives you some suggestions for your weekend movie watching. At theaters, catch the Cannes winner 'The Square', or Mark Webber's semi-autobiographical 'Flesh and Blood'. There's also a beautiful drama set inside a nunnery called 'Novitiate' and at home, see the funny 'Ingrid Goes West' on Fandango NOW.
Original air date: 10/31/2017 Runtime: 4:30 min. This week get out and see Greta Gerwig's film 'Lady Bird'! Also Alicia Malone recommends Takashi Miike's samurai action film 'Blade of the Immortal' or the timely sexual assault film 'The Light of the Moon'. Also, she asks... what is your favorite indie horror film for Halloween?
Original air date: 11/07/2017 Runtime: 5:33 min. This week Alicia Malone tells you about the small films you can't miss - the superb comedy/drama 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,' the Norwegian horror/thriller 'Thelma,' the sweet 'Amanda & Jack Go Glamping' and three great films to watch at home with FandangoNOW!
Original air date: 11/14/2017 Runtime: 5:14 min. Plenty of great indie options at the theater this weekend! Alicia Malone tells you about the Chilean drama 'A Fantastic Woman', the excellent period piece 'Mudbound', the relatable comedy 'Mr Roosevelt' and the moving documentary 'Big Sonia'.
Original air date: 11/28/2017 Runtime: 5:46 min. This week, Alicia Malone tells you about two of her favorites from this year - Guillermo Del Toro's magical monster fairy-tale 'The Shape of Water', and James Franco's surprisingly inspirational comedy 'The Disaster Artist'. Also at home on Fandango NOW, you can catch 'mother!' and 'Stronger'. What is your favorite Guillermo Del Toro film?