Plus One: A Wedding Season Rom-Com

What makes Plus One so charming and enjoyable as a romantic comedy is the strength of the chemistry between leading actors Maya Erskine and Jack Quaid. Alice (Maya Erskine) and Ben (Jack Quaid) have been friends for several years.  Alice is recovering from a breakup with Nate (Tim Chiou) as the film begins.  Meanwhile, Ben is preparing his Best Man’s speech for Matt (Beck Bennett) and Amanda’s (Jessy Hodges) upcoming wedding.  Neither of them know…

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When Jeff Tried to Save the World

A bowling alley manager rises up to the challenge in Kendall Goldberg’s feature directorial debut, When Jeff Tried to Save the World. Let’s get one thing out of the way first.  This film may be set at a bowling alley but it is not a bowling movie.  It’s a film about rising up to the challenge of saving the things we love the most. The World in the film’s title refers to Winky’s World rather…

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6 Balloons: A Sincere Addiction Drama

6 Balloons is a film that shows what a sibling is willing to give up in order to save the other sibling. Abbi Jacobson and Dave Franco star as a pair of siblings, Katie and Seth.  The latter of which has a two-year-old daughter, Ella, and is being sent off to detox yet again for his heroine problem.  It’s July and when she could be doing anything else, she’s driving him around Los Angeles with…

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