films http://wvxu.org en Locally-Produced Zombie Western http://wvxu.org/post/locally-produced-zombie-western <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Cowboys and Indians, Cowboys and Aliens, and now Cowboys and Zombies, in <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZC7Cg3j5cm8." target="_blank">Revelation Trail</a>, a movie produced by John Gibson, a <a href="http://informatics.nku.edu/" target="_blank">Northern Kentucky University</a> lecturer and film maker. John Gibson gives us a preview of the movie, which has its first area screening July 25 at the <a href="http://www.madisontheateronline.com" target="_blank">Madison Theater</a> in Covington.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 17:30:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 15170 at http://wvxu.org Locally-Produced Zombie Western Review: Liberal Arts http://wvxu.org/post/review-liberal-arts <p></p><p>Columbus, Ohio, native Josh Radnor is best known for his lead role in the TV sitcom “How I Met Your Mother.” But in his spare time, Radnor also indulges in multi-faceted filmmaking. <em>Liberal Arts</em>, his second film, has his name all over the credits as writer, co-producer, director and star of this tale of coming to grips with how your life has turned out after college, and how his character, and others in the film, deal with the disappointment and loneliness of it all. Virtually every character in this exploration is angst-ridden and looking for something different.</p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 05:31:05 +0000 Larry Thomas 6091 at http://wvxu.org Review: Liberal Arts Review: Samsara http://wvxu.org/post/review-samsara <p>A long, long time ago, in a century not so far away, a filmmaker named Godfrey Reggio stunned movie audiences in art houses around the world with his film <em>Koyaanisqatsi</em>. Hard to say, harder to spell, it was an unusual documentary in that it had no narration and an ecological theme. <em>Koyaanisqatsi </em>is a Hopi Indian term for “life out of balance.” It was a masterfully edited collage of stunning imagery, some in real time, some not so real, all accompanied by a mesmerising score by Philip Glass. Fri, 02 Nov 2012 05:31:05 +0000 Larry Thomas 5583 at http://wvxu.org Review: Samsara What's New on DVD's? http://wvxu.org/post/whats-new-dvds <p>It never comes as a surprise when the summertime blockbuster and family vacation movie going season comes to a close. You can almost feel that door close behind you. This year, that door closing came earlier than usual. Fri, 07 Sep 2012 05:35:25 +0000 Larry Thomas 3513 at http://wvxu.org What's New on DVD's?