Everything Is Illuminated

By Debbie Elicksen. Liev Schreiber wrote and directed this gem of a screenplay, based on the book by Jonathan Safran Foer. Everything Is Illuminated (2005) is beautifully told story about a Continue Reading →

The Stoning of Soraya M.

By Debbie Elicksen. The Stoning of Soraya M. (2008) is based on a true story about modern Iran and is an adaptation of the book La Femme Lapidée, written by Continue Reading →

Slumdog Millionaire

By Debbie Elicksen. Slumdog Millionaire (2008) is a beautiful story of friendship, love, and loyalty in the most horrendous of circumstances. Orphaned brothers Jamal and Salim Malik from an India slum meet Continue Reading →

No Tears for the Dead

By Debbie Elicksen While this won’t be the highest quality production you’ve seen, No Tears for the Dead (2014) is a street-real action-driven drama where the lead, Dong-gun Jang (Gon) successfully Continue Reading →