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10 Things We’re Looking Forward to at Comic-Con 2014 Features

10 Things We’re Looking Forward to at Comic-Con 2014

So Way Too Indie is about to become Way Too Geeky for a few days next week as we cover the annual Comic-Con International in San Diego. While we both decry and yet embrace the infiltration of Hollywood at a convention created for devoted comic fans, we revel in the chance to get our movie Read More
The Mainstream: June Recap & July Preview Features

The Mainstream: June Recap & July Preview

We may seem like reclusive budget-shirking obscure film enthusiasts over here at Way Too Indie, and well, some of us are, but we’re not living in any dark holes and far be it from of us to say that a film that had a little money behind it isn’t worth our notice. So here we Read More
A Hard Day’s Night Get’s the Criterion 50th Anniversary Restoration It Deserves Features

A Hard Day’s Night Get’s the Criterion 50th Anniversary Restoration It Deserves

When it was released in 1964, Time magazine called A Hard Day’s Night “One of the smoothest, freshest, funniest films ever made for purposes of exploitation.” It’s hard to find a modern cultural equivalent. Clearly the multiple Justin Bieber documentaries or silly pop-star musicals like From Justin to Kelly don’t hold a candle to Richard Lester’s witty and Read More
Way Too Indie’s Best Albums of 2014 (So Far) Features

Way Too Indie’s Best Albums of 2014 (So Far)

I have to hand it to music critics, myself included to an extent: this year, we’ve become masters of overhyping albums that really aren’t all that great. A painful reminder of this trend comes around this time of year, since it’s already halfway over: music writers ask, “Where did the time go?” and answer this Read More
Way Too Indie’s Best Films of 2014 (So Far) Features

Way Too Indie’s Best Films of 2014 (So Far)

Now that we’re officially at the halfway mark of the year, we put our heads together here at Way Too Indie to come up with our favorite films of 2014 so far. Our list contains a variety of films ranging from festival darlings, indie dramas, horror movies, and even a couple of (really good) mainstream Read More
Way Too Indie Hangout – Best of 2014 (So Far) Part 3 Features

Way Too Indie Hangout – Best of 2014 (So Far) Part 3

We’re already halfway through 2014, so that means it’s time to take a look back over the last 6 months and see what’s stood out. As a preview for our staff list of the 15 best films of 2014 so far, a few of us will be pairing up and going through our top five Read More
Way Too Indie Hangout – Best of 2014 (So Far) Part 2 Features

Way Too Indie Hangout – Best of 2014 (So Far) Part 2

We’re already halfway through 2014, so that means it’s time to take a look back over the last 6 months and see what’s stood out. As a preview for our staff list of the 15 best films of 2014 so far, a few of us will be pairing up and going through our top five Read More
Way Too Indie Hangout – Best of 2014 (So Far) Part 1 Features

Way Too Indie Hangout – Best of 2014 (So Far) Part 1

We’re already halfway through 2014, so that means it’s time to take a look back over the last 6 months and see what’s stood out. As a preview for our staff list of the 15 best films of 2014 so far, a few of us will be pairing up and going through our top five Read More
21st Century Discoveries: In The City of Sylvia Features

21st Century Discoveries: In The City of Sylvia

21st Century Discoveries is a feature dedicated to exploring great, underseen and/or underappreciated films released since 2000. The goal is to help readers discover new, challenging and exciting films from around the world worth seeking out. For our inaugural entry, I’ll be taking a look at José Luis Guerín’s In the City of Sylvia. I’ll be taking Read More