Jack Giroux

[Sundance Review] Brooklyn

Presented with the tale of an Irish immigrant, one would perhaps expect a dreary and brutal film about the hardships of moving to America. In a way, John Crowle...

[Sundance Review] Results

Certain movies coast by on the charm of their cast, and that's pretty much the case with writer-director Andrew Bujalski's Results. That's not to say the film c...

[Sundance Review] The Hallow

Don't go to Ireland or, better yet, don't go to the part of Ireland where your insane neighbor tells you to stay out of the woods is the moral of The Hallow. Al...

[Sundance Review] Digging for Fire

Joe Swanberg keeps getting better and better. A few years ago, Swanberg seriously stepped up his game with his highest-profile film yet, Drinking Buddies. The f...

[Sundance Review] Don Verdean

In 2004, director Jared Hess was behind one of the most successful indies of the year: Napoleon Dynamite. The two films of his which followed that wild success ...

[Sundance Review] A Walk in the Woods

Originally designed to be another collaboration between Robert Redford and Paul Newman, A Walk in the Woods is now coming to the screen with Redford intact and ...

[Sundance Review] Entertainment

Director Rick Alverson makes some scary comedies. His previous endeavor, The Comedy, showed us the horrors of aging trust fund babies, making for an excellent, ...

Jack Giroux

Favorite Films: Apocalypse Now, Raiders of The Lost Arc, Days of Heaven, Chinatown, Blade Runner, Alien, Barton Fink, Dr. Strangelove, Taxi Driver, The Godfather, Pulp Fiction, RAN, Annie Hall, Rumble Fish, Blow Out, The 400 Blows, The Graduate, Almost Famous, City of God, Shampoo, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Jaws, Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid, Trainspotting, Out of Sight.