Tag Archives: low budget

Sinners and Saints (2010) Rated R

 Two New Orleans cops fight against a gang. Starring Johnny Strong, Kevin Phillips, Costas Mandylor  This film is a low budget cop thriller. It’s overzealous with the action, and it shows its lack of budget throughout. The dialogue drags on … Continue reading

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The Day (2011) Rated R

Five people band together to survive while fighting predators in a post-apocalyptic future. Starring Shawn Ashmore, Brianna Barnes, and Ashley Bell. This film had some interesting points. It’s not the best post-apocalyptic movie, but it does hold its own. It’s … Continue reading

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388 Arletta Avenue (2011) Rated TV-MA

A young couple is unnerved by a stalker. Starring Nick Stahl, Mia Kirshner, and Devon Sawa. This film is shot in the style of the “found footage” that horror films are going for these days. The couple, unbeknownst to them, … Continue reading

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The Perfect Gift (2009) Rated NR

A stranger comes to town to show everyone the true meaning of Christmas. The film is the third in the series, The Perfect Stranger and Another Perfect Stranger. Starring Jefferson Moore, Christina Fougnie, Matt Wallace. It’s obvious that this movie … Continue reading

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American Movie (1999) Rated R

A documentary on a filmmaker’s journey to complete his low-budget film. Starring Mark Borchardt, Tom Schimmels,  Monica Borchardt I watched this film because so many people said it was great film on showing the hardship of getting a movie made. … Continue reading

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Christmas in the Clouds (2001) Rated PG

A Christmas comedy of mistaken identity and romance set at a ski resort. Starring Timothy Vahle, Sam Vlahos, Mariana Tosca I was rather impressed with this film. Thinking that it’ll be low-budget and unknown filmmakers would make it a cheesy film, alas … Continue reading

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Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition (Lifetime) Rated TV-14

A reality show that features dancers, ages 6-13, to compete for cash and a scholarship to Joffrey Ballet School in New York. Starring Kalani Hilliker, Jojo Siwa, Abby Lee Miller I don’t know about this show. I think it’s the … Continue reading

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Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Rated UR Dead bodies come back to life feeding on humans bringing a young woman to join survivors in a farmhouse. Starring Duane Jones, Judith O’Dea, Karl Hardman Night of the Living Dead is a low-budget horror film that became the Father … Continue reading

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Blue River (1995)

Rated PG-13 This movie is a mess. The story was  disjointed. The makeup needed work, which I will say would’ve been the result of the low-budget. The acting was the best which shows in the actors-Jerry O’Connell, Nick Stahl, Sam Elliott, Susan … Continue reading

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Made Up (2004)

Rated PG-13 Made Up brings to life the challenges women have with beauty and aging. Is it looks or personality that attracts us to each other? Would we as women feel sexier looking younger? Should we grow old gracefully? This film is … Continue reading

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