Up In the Air (2009) Review

Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert with a job traveling around the country firing people. Ryan, played by George Clooney, enjoys living out of a suitcase, but finds that lifestyle threatened when he meets the frequent-traveler woman of his dreams WATCH THE REVIEW Sam Kench reviews the 2009 Jason Reitman film Up In the Air…

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

By Sam Kench, who watched “Birdman” at Red River Theatres in Concord, NH “Birdman” is a dramedy starring Michael Keaton, Edward Norton, Emma Stone, and Zach Galifianakis among others. Michael Keaton plays Riggan Thompson an actor known for a superhero role from his past (not unlike Keaton himself) who is now trying to regain relevance…

Yes Son That is a Lion episode 2

The 2nd episode of the my original sketch comedy show Yes Son That is a Lion has just been released on youtube, please check it out and leave feedback if you’re up to it. PLEASE NOTE: Some sketches are not suitable for young audiences due to content and strong language.    

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

“Kiss Kiss Bang Bang“ is a dark comedy with a strong noir edge mystery about a murderer being pursued by a gay private investigator, a thief mistaken as an actor and his childhood love interest. Though this movie may be enjoyable to the casual movie going audience, it is especially appealing to those well versed…

The Soon to be Deceased Accepted into Film Festival

By Sam Kench My western short “The Soon to be Deceased” was accepted into the New Hampshire High School Short Film Festival. The short will be shown at Red River theaters in Concord NH on May 24th. To go along with the news I released a short blooper reel from the short.    

Movie Recommendation of the Week #11

See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) This is a very funny movie about a blind man and a deaf man who witness a murder in tandem. Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder star and the two make an excellent comedic pairing. It would be easy for a movie like this to come off as immature and…

Movie Recommendation of the Week #8

By Sam Kench Clue is our movie recommendation for this week. Yes this is a movie based off of the board game Clue. You wouldn’t expect a movie based on a board game to be any good, but this movie is surprisingly fantastic. Perfect Comedy – This is honestly one of the funniest movies I’ve ever seen….

Cottage Country Review

Cottage Country Cottage Country is a movie that I saw a trailer for and then just sort of forgot about until they added it to Netflix. The sole reason I watched this movie was for Tyler Labine from the excellent Tucker and Dale vs. Evil. This movie seemed to have the same kind of idea,…

Flight of the Conchords review

By Sam Kench Flight of the Conchords is a comedy band that is absolutely fantastic. Their music is great and their humor always hits it’s mark. The band consists of two members Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie.  In 2007 they got their own TV show on HBO in which they play fictionalized versions of themselves,…

Clone Hunt Level 1

This is a quick little action video done to test out some new editing moves. Check it out, if you want a Clone Hunt level 2 leave a comment saying so.

On the Tenth Day of Christmas Sam’s movie recommendation for me was…

For the tenth day of our 12 Days of Christmas movie recommendations, Sam suggests “In Bruges”. THE STORY Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hit-man Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium. The movie stars Colin Farrell as Ray in his best dramatic performance to date.”In Bruges” may not be…

A Yes Son That is a Lion Christmas Carol

I do a sketch show called “Yes Son That is a Lion” and this year we made a Christmas Special. It’s our comedic interpretation of the classic Charles Dickens story. It’s funny, it’s sad, but most of all it’s christmassy. So give it a watch, it’ll keep you in the holiday spirit until new years….