Author Archive: Alicia Ayoub
Alicia Ayoub has been published by Filmmonthly.com and "Verve" Magazine of Hendersonville, Nc. Her passion for the entertainment industry does not end with the pen. After working as a theatrical stage manager for over a decade, she is trying her hand at film making; having worked for Dreamworks, PBS, and Stormcatcher Films. Currently, Alicia is revising a screenplay in between movie gigs.
Brava Italia is a long documentary, presented as three separate parts. While these are separated by theme, the whole movie is a series of snapshots of Italy’s several provinces, with some interviews of locals. The actor Paul Sorvino narrates with a love, pride, and enthusiasm for Italy apparent. Occasionally he includes Italian phrases with an […]
The Four Minute Mile depicts the historic moment of Roger Bannister’s triumph over the seemingly impossible. For several years, athletes attempted to complete the mile race in under four minutes. A figurative “brick wall” was erected in the minds of many as racers tried and failed to break the world record. This film outlines the […]
If you can get past the cheesy title and lose the expectation of a B- rated horror flick, you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Ghost Machine is a great melding of horror and sci-fi. Think The Ring meets Strange Days. The creepy factor is high, combined with riveting cinematography, gorgeous opening shots, and decent effects. The ambience […]