Mercy (2014)

Directed by Peter Cornwell.  Written by Matt Greenberg, based on a short story titled "Gramma" by Stephen King.  Starring Chandler Riggs, Shirley Knight, Frances O'Connor, Dylan McDermott, Mark Duplass, Joel Courtney and Joe Egender. Plot: a single mother and her two boys take care of her ailing mother. Now, having read "Gramma", I was excited … Continue reading Mercy (2014)

The Lazarus Effect (2015)

Directed by David Gelb.  Written by Luke Dawson and Jeremy Slater.  Starring Olivia Wilde, Mark Duplass, Evan Peters, Donald Glover, Sarah Bolger and Ray Wise. Plot: a group of medical students discover a way to bring the dead back to life and of course, it all goes horribly wrong. It starts off all wrong for … Continue reading The Lazarus Effect (2015)