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The Hidden

The Hidden 1987

By Unsung Cinematics / April 30, 2024

The Hidden is a R rated film of car chases, alien parasites, and a crime mystery gone wrong. In this action packed 1987 cult classic many genres are blended together to create this interesting tale. An FBI agent and a local LA cop team up to hunt down a bizarre criminal that has killed, stolen…

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Off The Record March 2024

Off The Record – March/April 2024

By Unsung Cinematics / April 16, 2024

In this Edition of Off the Record we take a look at the following films: The Passenger (2023), Perfect Days (2023), Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire (2024), Fast Charlie (2023), True Detective 4th Season and Left Behind: Rise of the Antichrist. Notable Actors Include: Merah Benoit and Johnny Berchtold, Koji Yakusho, Paul Rudd, Dan Aykroyd, Pierce Brosnan,…

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Doggy Bank 2023

Doggy Bank – 2023

By Unsung Cinematics / March 21, 2024

Doggy Bank is mini-series based on a novel by legendary Brazilian novelist Machado de Assis who passed away 100 years ago with little notice outside his country. The series follows the story of a broke and dimwitted slacker who is hired by a mad philosopher to babysit his pampered pooch. What follows is a satirical…

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Off The Record February and March 2024

Off The Record – February/March 2024

By Unsung Cinematics / March 12, 2024

In this February/March Edition of Off The Record our feature film is Dune Part II. We also look at the following films: Inside from (2023), Fear Is The Key (1972), Last Flag Flying from (2017), 65 from (2023) and finally Red Right Hand from (2024) which both Ken and Rasto watched and directed by the…

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Beau is Afraid 2023

Beau is Afraid – 2023

By Unsung Cinematics / February 28, 2024

Joaquin Phoenix (prounced wah-keen) stars in this 2023 surrealist art film called Beau is Afraid, where ever irrational fear seems to come to life partially fueled on by his mother and partially by his inability to have sex. Beau is a middle aged man who never lived up to this mothers expectations and as a…

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Off The Record January & February 2024

Off The Record – January/February 2024

By Unsung Cinematics / February 19, 2024

In this edition of Off the Record we review the following films and TV series. Our Feature for this episode is Le Samourai from 1967, followed by Paint (2023), The Fall of the House of Usher (2023), In Order of Disappearance (2014), Heist 88 (2023), The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020) and a New Brazilian…

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The Million Dollar Hotel

The Million Dollar Hotel

By Unsung Cinematics / February 6, 2024

The Million Dollar Hotel is a 2000 art film that follows a FBI agent investigating the suspected murder of a resident who supposedly committed suicide. The prime and bizarre suspect is also a prostitute and the main character has a learning disability who may also be in on it. The thing is most of the…

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Off The Record January 2024

Off The Record – December/January 2023

By Unsung Cinematics / January 24, 2024

In this episode we review the following films. I Am Not Okay with This (2020), Silver and the Book of Dreams (2023), Sisu (2020), Devil in Ohio (2022), Star Trek Lower Decks (2020), and The Man from Toronto (2022). Notable Actors include: Christy Hall, Jonathan Entwistle, Jana McKinnon, Jorma Tommila, Emily Deschanel, Jerry O’Connell, Kevin…

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Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies

By Unsung Cinematics / January 10, 2024

Grave of the Fireflies is a 1988 dramatic anime set during the events of World War Two Japan. In this episode we brought on our special guest Tyler who is fluent in Japanese culture and language. This film is available in Japanese and two seperate English dubs. Setsuko a young girl and her older brother…

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Off The Record Christmas 2023

Off The Record – November/Christmas 2023

By Unsung Cinematics / December 19, 2023

In this Christmas edition of Off the Record, we watched the following films from November. There’s Something in the Barn (2023), Station Eleven (2021), Office Race (2023), Silent Night (2023), Devs (2020), and Exmas (2023). Honorable mention Candy Cane Lane from 2023. Notable actors in the films are Martin Starr, Mackenzie Davis, Joel McHale, Kelsey…

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