UNFINISHED BUSINESS: DEEP DIVE – TRIPPIN’ (1999)

The final DEEP DIVE of 2022’s Unfinished Business TELEVISION is a look back at a literal sleeper high school comedy TRIPPIN’. Directed by David Raynr (Whatever it Takes) and written by Gary Hardwick (The Brothers, Deliver Us from Eva), this summer black counter-programming to AMERICAN PIE was a star vehicle for The Cosby Show’s Deon Richmond and featured early performances from Donald Faison, Guy Torry, Anthony Anderson, and Maia Campbell. Is it as funny as we remembered it? Watch, like, comment, and most importantly SUBSCRIBE!

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Unfinished Business TELEVISION Special Episode: MARVEL SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS 2022

Superpowered holiday cheer all around at Unfinished Business TELEVISION. This special episode looks at two Marvel Special Presentations released this year on Disney+. First, the Halloween-themed WEREWOLF BY NIGHT. Second, the more time appropriate GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY: HOLIDAY SPECIAL featuring special appearance by the legendary Kevin Bacon. Thank you to all our fans for an exciting and uplifting 2022. Get ready for more in-depth reviews and surprised coming in 2023!

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“Christmas Rap” by Kevin MacLeod

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UNFINISHED BUSINESS: DEEP DIVE – TO DIE FOR (1995)

This week’s DEEP DIVE Unfinished Business TELEVISION is most definitely TO DIE FOR. We look back at Gus Van Sant’s 1995 dark comedy that proved Nicole Kidman was more than Mrs. Tom Cruise. Based on a novel inspired by the infamous Pamela Smart case, TO DIE FOR features an all-star cast of veterans (Matt Dillon, Kurtwood Smith, Dan Hedaya, Holland Taylor) and future Oscar winners (Joaquin Phoenix, Casey Affleck). But do you know the stars they had in mind early in production? Watch, like, comment, and most importantly SUBSCRIBE!

Follow Jeff on Instagram @Projectorj1 and @Unfinsihedb2 and on Twitter @MrUniverse and @UnfinishedB1. Follow André on Twitter and Instagram @ajepyx and see more about his film work at AJepyxproductions.com. Be sure to subscribe to “UnfinishedB1” for past & future episodes.

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Announcing AJ Epyx’s First Animated Short Film

Another upcoming project that’s in early development at AJ Epyx Productions is our first animated short. The tentatively titled HAPPY TOGETHER CLINIC follows a couples therapy session between a married couple of social media influencers and their marriage counselor. Originally envisioned as a live-action short, the project was re-conceived to be animated using new software and techniques available to us. The artwork below is only rough concept art for the look and feel of the project. We will have more news about this and more very soon.

Unfinished Business TELEVISION: December 2022 Edition

Happy Holidays from both of us at Unfinished Business TELEVISION! We share gifts of joy and laughter with a cluster of reviews: Steven Spielberg’s THE FABELMANS, THE WOMAN KING, BULLET TRAIN, VENGEANCE, and EMILY THE CRIMINAL. Additionally, we share our honest thoughts about the 5th Indiana Jones trailer, news about the slate shake up at DC Films, AVATAR’s box office projections, and more. Please share you love for us this holiday season by SUBSCRIBING!

Follow Jeff on Instagram @Projectorj1 and @Unfinsihedb2 and on Twitter @MrUniverse and @UnfinishedB1. Follow André on Twitter and Instagram @ajepyx and see more about his film work at AJepyxproductions.com.

Be sure to subscribe to “UnfinishedB1” for past & future episodes.

“Christmas Rap” by Kevin MacLeod

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DISMISSAL TIME Director André Joseph on the Hang Onto Your Shorts Podcast & Festival News

Here’s some major breaking news! I just appeared on an impromptu live stream for next year’s Hang Onto Your Shorts Film Festival where I got to promote all things Dismissal Time and you can watch the replay below right now. And just so you know, we’ve been accepted to the next festival happening May 6-7th in Asbury Park, NJ! Thank you Hiram Ortiz and team for your thoughtful praise of our film and we look forward to attending the event in 2023!

MARKED Short Film Trailer

A thrilling short film from AJ Epyx Productions coming in 2023. A burned out hitman who gets forced out of retirement for one last job by a mysterious organization called ‘The Family.’ But he soon finds out that his target is someone too close to him.” This project is a proof-of-concept for a potential feature film in the future. Directed by André Joseph (ITN Distribution’s Vendetta Games) and written by Bill Dougherty, the film stars André Joseph, George McKenzie, Michael Schiavo, John Ruggiero, and Paulina Simkin.

MARKED Short Film Announcement

Continuing to roll out upcoming releases from AJ Epyx in 2023, we have the short crime thriller MARKED. A spin-off of a little-known experimental short film called THE HIT MEN, MARKED follows “a burned out hitman who gets forced out of retirement for one last job by a mysterious organization called ‘The Family.’ But he soon finds out that his target is someone too close to him.” This project is a proof-of-concept for a potential feature film in the future. Directed by André Joseph and written by Bill Dougherty, the film stars André Joseph, George McKenzie, Michael Schiavo, John Ruggiero, and Paulina Simkin. Trailer to follow…

Announcing G.I. JOE: THE FALL OF COBRA Fan Film

This week we will unveil a few upcoming releases from AJ Epyx in 2023. The first of these reveals is our short fan film G.I. JOE: THE FALL OF COBRA. Based on the ’80s Hasbro toy line and the classic Marvel cartoon, we shot a near-faithful to the source material this past summer as part of a test run for VFX on new projects. Directed by André Joseph and written by Michael Schiavo, the fan film stars Michael Schiavo (Vendetta Games), Diamond Harding (Dishonorable Vendetta), Erin Marie Adams (Night Stream), Kidd Jeanmary, Kathryn Mary Wood (Tempted), and Mako San. It is currently in the tail-end of post-production and you can expect a trailer early next year.

DARKNESS TO LIGHT: The Story of DISMISSAL TIME Full Documentary

Now available to stream today is the full length, behind-the-scenes documentary about the making of AJ Epyx Productions’ short film, Dismissal Time. Inspired by true events.

For more about the Dismissal Time short film from AJ Epyx Productions, visit our LinkTree at https://linktr.ee/ajepyxdismissaltime and check out our hashtags, #DismissalTimeStories #DontDismissMe. Get the soundtrack from Oclassica today on all music streaming platforms.