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Nic LaRue is the owner of FilmSnobbery, is an advocate and passionate speaker for indie film, a film reviewer, and the host of the web broadcast series FilmSnobbery Live! Nic also offers his services as an independent film consultant whose passion is giving a voice to independent content creators.

ZERO POINT ZERO SERVES UP AN ORDER OF ‘FRIES!’

EMMY AWARD-WINNING COMPANY COMMENCES PRODUCTION ON FEATURE DOCUMENTARY DIRECTED BY MICHAEL STEED   LOS ANGELES, CA (December 13, 2018): Zero Point Zero (ZPZ), the Emmy Award-winning production company behind “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown” and “The Mind of a Chef” has begun filming FRIES!, a feature-length documentary directed by Emmy and James Beard Award-winner Michael Steed (“Anthony Bourdain: Parts […]

FilmSnobbery Weekly Radio Show – Episode 5

Tonight on our show we’re speaking at length (over 2 hours!) with filmmaker Philip Brubaker about his career as a video essayist both independently and for the now-defunct Fandor.  We delve into the topics of film preservation, curation, and the drawbacks and benefits of physical vs digital media.  We chat about the de-valuation of film, […]

FilmSnobbery Weekly Radio Show – Episode 4

On tonight’s program, we will be talking with the founder of the Art Is Alive Film Festival, writer, and director Cindy Mich as well as actor Michael Gentile. We’ve also got our weekly box office releases, industry news, and film rant shenanigans. *Apologies for my overdriven audio on the first half of the show.  We […]

The 2019 Oxford Film Festival Announces Competition Selections (February 6-10)

John Stimpson’s GHOST LIGHT is the Opening Night Gala selection, and Jacqueline Olive’s ALWAYS IN SEASON is the Closing Night choice World Premieres include John Reyer Afamasaga’s DOOR AJAR – THE M.B. MAYFIELD STORY and Jeffrey Dennis’s SHARDE THOMAS: LEGACY OF THE FIFE   GHOST LIGHT, ALWAYS IN SEASONOxford, MS (December 3, 2018) – The […]

Supernatural thriller CITY OF GOLD, starring ’80s superstars Vernon Wells and Christopher Atkins, on VOD this week!

Vernon Wells (Commando) and Christopher Atkins (The Blue Lagoon) in a supernatural thriller throwback! THE CITY OF GOLD available on VOD December 4 400 Years Ago Sir Walter Raleigh Searched For El Dorado … Today It Was Found. In the tradition of Indiana Jones and Tomb Raider, comes a thrilling adventure in search of… the […]

Strange Invaders “The lady said no, fella.”

1983’s Strange Invaders has an all star cast, including Nancy Allen, Louise Fletcher, Wallace Shawn and Michael Lerner, but never quite hits its mark. Aliens in a small town are involved, as well as some excellent special make up effects. A fun view, but slightly puzzling. (14)

FilmSnobbery Podcast – Episode 10

After a couple weeks of downtime to digest from the Thanksgiving holiday, co-host Devin Watson and host Nic LaRue are back with another fun episode covering the recently released official feature selections of the Sundance and Slamdance film festivals to be held in Park City, Utah in the late December.  They converse on the differences […]

FUNNY TWEETS Trailer

Andy Richter (“Conan”), Alec Sulkin (‘’Family Guy’’) Matt Selman (‘’The Simpsons’’) Damien Fahey (‘’Family Guy’’) influencer Elijah Daniel and Danny Zuker (‘’Modern Family’’) feature in Funny Tweets, an enlightening and side-splittingly funny exploration of the 140-character laffer! From director-producer Laurie McGuinness and writer Dan Duvall, Funny Tweets follows a cashier manager whose ‘Funny Tweets’ help […]

TOUGH GUY : THE BOB PROBERT STORY Trailer

On July 5, 2010, legendary NHL tough guy Bob Probert collapsed on his boat on Lake St. Clair, near Windsor and died of a heart attack. He was only 45 years old. Bob was on his third glass of coke and eighth pill of OxyContin that day. He’d routinely take the two together to deal […]

VOLTAGE PICTURES CLOSES MAJOR SALES ON GUY NATTIV’S TIFF AWARD WINNING FILM “SKIN”

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 14, 2018) — Voltage Pictures has closed key deals on Guy Nattiv’s Skin after introducing the title to international buyers at the recent 2018 American Film Market, it was announced today by company President and COO Jonathan Deckter. The film, starring Jamie Bell, Vera Farmiga and Danielle McDonald premiered to strong reviews at the 2018 […]

SEE-SAW FILMS AND NEW REGENCY ACQUIRE JAVIER GULLÓN’S “N”

SEE-SAW FILMS AND NEW REGENCY ACQUIRE JAVIER GULLÓN SHORT STORY N GULLÓN TO ADAPT   LOS ANGELES, CA – Nov 27th, 2018 – After a hotly contested bidding war, Academy Award Winning production companies See-Saw Films and New Regency have acquired the rights to Javier Gullón’s latest short story N. Gullón will adapt the story as a feature […]

The Amityville Horror “Get Out!”

The infamous Amityville murder house gets its big screen due in this 1979 blockbuster, starring Margot Kidder and James Brolin. A wonderful addition to the haunted house genre, and a film full of scares and imaginary pigs named Jody! (0)