Marquette Wire

‘Gravity’ reaches new heights in visual filmmaking

Brian Keogh

October 8, 2013

4 1/2 of 5 stars Director Alfonso Cuarón’s first feature since 2006’s “Children of Men” is stunning to behold. "Gravity” is a movie that is so well shot at times it seems like the finest documentary footage you've ever seen. In space, new astronaut Ryan Ston...

Milwaukee Film Festival Wrap-Up: Week 1

Brian Keogh

October 5, 2013

As the Milwaukee Film Festival heads into its final run, ending Oct. 11, here are some solid picks from this year's selections, including movies from this year's focus on German film and some films already available online if yo...

“Getaway” takes viewers nowhere fast

Claire Nowak

August 29, 2013

If you have read the title of director Courtney Solomon’s latest film, you already know how to react to its release. Get away. Quickly. This sad excuse for an action thriller has neither the action nor the thrills to make it worth...