Davey Peppers

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Davey Peppers is a freshman studying Cinema and Journalism at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He has written reviews and film-based news stories for The Cumberland Presbyterian magazine and for WhatCulture.com.

Peppers is primarily interested in the evolution of cinema, and the moving circle of influence from the past to the present. He is currently working on establishing a career and portfolio in filmmaking through personal endeavors and collaborations with SIUC's own Movie Camera Movement group.

The 2016 Iranian-French film The Salesman is nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Film.  It also makes its U.S. debut this week.  Film critic Davey Peppers takes a closer look at the movie based, in part, on Arthur Miller's "Death of A Salesman."

Davey Peppers is a freshman studying Cinema and Journalism at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He has written reviews and film-based news stories for The Cumberland Presbyterian magazine and for WhatCulture.com.

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The 2016 dramas Sully and  Goat are new on DVD this week.  SIU Reviews takes a closer look at both movies.

SULLY

Sully is the biographical picture directed by Clint Eastwood and stars Tom Hanks as Captain Sully Sullenberger.  The story chronicles the crash landing of a passenger airliner in the Hudson River.  Film critic Walter Metz reviews.

GOAT

SIU Reviews: Arrival

Dec 16, 2016
movie poser for Arrival
Paramount Pictures

If you're looking something to watch this Thanksgiving - along with the parades and football - you might want to consider taking in the latest science-fiction thriller -  Arrival.    In this edition of SIU Reviews,
film critic Davey Peppers takes a closer look at the movie that is based on Ted Chiang's book "Story of Your Life."
 

movie poster for Southside with You
Miramax

New on DVD this week is the 2016 bio-graphic romantic drama  Southside with You.  In this edition of SIU Reviews, film critic Davey Peppers takes a closer look at the movie that chronicles the first date of future first couple Barack and Michelle Obama.
 
Southside with You is available Tuesday at a movie store near you. Davey Peppers is a freshman studying Cinema and Journalism at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He has written reviews and film-based news stories for The Cumberland Presbyterian magazine and for WhatCulture.com.