IMDb > Peter Vack > News
Top Links
biography by votes awardsNewsDeskmessage board
overviewby type by year by ratings by votes awards by genre by keyword
biography other works publicity photo galleryNewsDeskmessage board
External Links
official sites miscellaneous photographs sound clips video clips

Connect with IMDb

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2010

7 items from 2016

Mozart in the Jungle: When Will Season Three Debut on Amazon?

10 August 2016 7:30 PM, PDT | | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

It seems Mozart in the Jungle will be returning just in time for the holidays. IndieWire reports season three of the Amazon series will debut in December.The dramedy stars Gael Garcia Bernal as Rodrigo, an eccentric conductor who is put in charge of the New York Symphony. The cast also includes Lola Kirke, Peter Vack, Bernadette Peters, and Malcolm McDowell.Read More… »


Permalink | Report a problem

‘Lace Crater’ Is A Surprising & Clever Spectrally Transmitted Disease Horror Comedy [Review]

31 July 2016 7:02 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Montreal — Michael (Peter Vack) might be the most handsome ghost you’ll see in the movies this year. When he first meets Ruth (Lindsay Burdge) in the guest house of a large Hamptons home, he’s covered head to toe in burlap, and warns her he looks ghoulish underneath, but that couldn’t be further from the […]

The post ‘Lace Crater’ Is A Surprising & Clever Spectrally Transmitted Disease Horror Comedy [Review] appeared first on The Playlist. »

- Kevin Jagernauth

Permalink | Report a problem

Review: ‘Lace Crater’ Buries the Human Ghost Story at Its Core

29 July 2016 9:14 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Movie ghosts usually represent something more than just specters from the beyond. You don’t have to look too far into the recent past to find examples of spooky phantoms that represent some kind of real-world anxiety: grief (“The Babadook”), burgeoning sexuality (“It Follows”) and franchises built on justice meted out by revenge-seeking spirits. In that context, Harrison Atkins’ “Lace Crater” is out of sync with its times, since it takes the existence of an undead corporeal entity at face value.

Here, that ambiguous entity visits Ruth (Lindsay Burdge), a recently single woman on a Hamptons vacation with a cadre of supportive friends. On a drug-laced evening in upstate New York, Ruth retreats to her room in the guest cottage, which a member of the group jokes is haunted. When a creaking door yields a mysterious, soft-spoken figure clad in burlap sacks, Ruth’s initial fright gives way to an eerie sense of understanding. »

- Steve Greene

Permalink | Report a problem

Film Guide: What Movie Should I Watch This Weekend? (July 29, 2016)

28 July 2016 12:00 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

To help sift through the increasing number of new releases (independent or otherwise), the Weekly Film Guide is here! Below you’ll find basic plot, personnel and cinema information for all of this week’s fresh offerings.

For July, we’ve also put together a list for the entire month. We’ve included this week’s list below, complete with information on screening locations for films in limited release.

See More: Here Are All the Upcoming Movies in Theaters for July 2016

Here are the films opening theatrically in the U.S. the week of Friday, July 29. All synopses provided by distributor unless listed otherwise.


Bad Moms

Director: John Lucas and Scott Moore

Cast: Christina Applegate, Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Emjay Anthony, Jay Jablonski, Kesha Rose Sebert

Synopsis: A woman with a seemingly perfect life – a great marriage, overachieving kids, beautiful home, stunning looks and still holding down a career. »

- Steve Greene

Permalink | Report a problem

Film Review: ‘Lace Crater’

27 July 2016 12:27 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

In a moment of vulnerability — to put it mildly — a young woman has a sexual encounter with a ghost and contracts an Std that can’t be Googled in “Lace Crater,” a deeply strange and intermittently creepy micro-indie that’s as inscrutable as its title. Threading a “Repulsion”-like portrait of female trauma and alienation through the sort of ambling relationship study associated with his producer, Joe Swanberg, first-time director Harrison Atkins never quite finds his own distinct voice. He dabbles in horror and deadpan comedy, experiments in discordant jags on the soundtrack, and suggests a more fluid boundary between the living and the dead, but the film remains stubbornly hazy and obscure in its intentions. Atkins’ audaciousness marks him as a filmmaker to watch, but few can be expected to pick up this calling card.

On a getaway to the Hamptons with friends, Ruth (Lindsay Burdge) numbs the ache »

- Scott Tobias

Permalink | Report a problem

New Trailer For Supernatural Horror ‘Lace Crater,’ Produced By Joe Swanberg

26 July 2016 12:59 PM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Partying, drugs, drinking, and a little casual sex….for some it’s a routine to blow off steam, but for one young woman, it’s a way to get over a break-up. Unfortunately, those choices are going to lead some unlikely consequences. Directed by Harrison Atkins, produced by Joe Swanberg, and starring Lindsay BurdgePeter VackChase Williamson, and Keith Poulson, the […]

The post New Trailer For Supernatural Horror ‘Lace Crater,’ Produced By Joe Swanberg appeared first on The Playlist. »

- Kevin Jagernauth

Permalink | Report a problem

‘Lace Crater’ Exclusive Trailer: Joe Swanberg-Produced Supernatural Comedy-Drama About Ghostly STDs

20 July 2016 2:39 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Lace Crater” follows twenty-something Ruth (Lindsay Burdge) who’s just getting over a breakup as she and her friends head to the Hamptons for a weekend of mild debauchery at their friend Andrew’s parents’ summer home. With all the bedrooms in the main house taken, Ruth agrees to sleep in the guest house that is supposedly haunted. One night while everyone is having a good time, Ruth stumbles to her bed and ends up encountering a mysterious figure – a burlap sack-wearing, light-sensitive otherworldly entity, Michael (Peter Vack). Ruth and Michael have a one-night stand, but when she returns home, she develop a ghostly Std, with symptoms that include frequent vomiting, light sensitivity, and spewing black ooze. When her friends all but abandon her, she’s left in isolation to deal with her problems and must decide on her own whether she wants to return to normal society. The film »

- Vikram Murthi

Permalink | Report a problem

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2010

7 items from 2016, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners