Saturday May 18
Movies This Week: May 17-23, 2013
While we wait for various summer movie series to begin, Austin still has lots of interesting alternative film choices this week.
Thu May 16, 2013
Gimme the Loot revels in a New York not found in Frommer's
Gimme the Loot doesn't do any wonders for New York City tourism; in fact, it may convince people who assume the city to be a festering cesspool of crime they were right to never set foot there.
Tue May 14, 2013
Gimme the Loot
Director Adam Leon's debut feature Gimme the Loot is what I so often want small, low budget indie films to be - and they so rarely are.
Thu May 09, 2013
Miami New Times
Gimme the Loot Glows With Star Power
A big winner at last year's SXSW , Gimme the Loot is a pocket-size Bronx indie with the wispiest of narrative ideas: A couple of teen graffiti bombers decide to gain fame by tagging the Mets' Home Run Apple.
Wed May 08, 2013
Monterey County Herald
The indie A'Gimme the Loot,A' featuring Tashiana Washington, left, and Ty Hickson, opens Friday at the Osio Cinema in Monterey.
Sat May 04, 2013
Gimme the Loot - review
Rather more lively than most low-budget independent mumblecore movies, Adam Leon's promising debut has a storyline that follows two foul-mouthed teenage African-American graffiti artists, Malcolm and Sofia, around New York for two hot summer days.
Fri May 03, 2013
Gimme the Loot - Movie Review
Shot on the streets of New York in a loose, freeform style, this lively comedy-drama feels somewhat underdeveloped, leaving us doubtful about its realism.
A visit to a whisky distillery inspires him and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives.
Thu May 02, 2013
This week's new cinema releases reviewed: I'm So Excited!, Gimme the Loot, Chimpanzee and more
Pedro Almodvar's airborne comedy; smart young director Adam Leon's shaggy Bronx movie; a sentimental simian documentary; and more Beware of film-makers who labour to explain their own films.
Wed May 01, 2013
Gimme the Loot
There is something crushingly genuine about Gimme the Loot . In part, it's the playful simplicity of the plot: Two Bronx teens try to rise to graffiti infamy by tagging a giant plastic apple that pops from the stands every time the Mets hit a home run, a feat that graffiti artists have attempted and failed to achieve for 20 years.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Director Mike Leigh, who begins shooting his film about the artist JMW Turner next month.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The Washington Post
"[In] Jeff Nichols's richly observed coming-of-age fable, McConaughey injects a note of danger into a bayou noir story of youthful adA venA ture that manages to be lyrical and sobering at the same time." - Ann Hornaday " The Big Wedding " "Sadly, superior talent can propel a movie only so far.