The summer blockbuster season kicked off recently with the release of Marvel’s “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.”
Minnesota critics were busy reviewing that, along with several other films, while also doing some film festival coverage. Both the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival and the North by North Film Festival have been covered.
Here’s what the Alliance has been up to lately.
At his site, Eggert reviewed new releases “The Duke,” “The Salesman,” “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent,” “The Twin,” “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” “The Phantom of the Open” and “Happening.”
He also wrote about 1992’s “Leolo,” 2013’s “The Past” and a piece covering the first week of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival.
Kelly Florence and Meg Hafdahl
On the Horror Rewind podcast, Florence and Hafdahl discussed the new film “The Northman” the locally made picture “Beyond the North Woods” and horror shorts shown at the North by North Film Festival.
For his Joe-Down series, Froemming reviewed 1999’s romantic comedy “Never Been Kissed.”
Kyle Goethe and Nicholas Palodichuk
On the YouTube series Kyle and Nick on Film, Goethe and Palodichuk reviewed 1995’s “The Quick and the Dead.”
Paul McGuire Grimes
At the site News From The Couch, Hambidge reviewed the action thriller “Memory” and the “Doctor Strange” sequel. He also talked about “Doctor Strange” and R-rated comedies on the Cinema Stubs podcast.
On the FilmBird podcast, Haslach co-hosted an episode about Martin Scorsese’s 1985 feature “After Hours.”
For his Bad Movie Bros. series, Houston reviewed 1983’s “BMX Bandits.”
At his site, McPherson reviewed “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.”