The crew is soon reduced to just Kelly and Dennis (Carl Betz). 3 His treads have tiny wheels, so he can roll when pushed or pulled. Filmmaker Paul Solet's documentary "Tread" unfolds the story of a disgruntled welder and his 2004 rampage in an armed and armored bulldozer in Colorado. Killdozer! Kristen Stewart and Mackenzie Davis play a couple keeping their relationship under holiday wraps in this second feature directed by Clea DuVall. He can either use his four legs and "waddle" or join them and "thrust" up and down like a jackhammer. When the bulldozer (a Caterpillar D9 in the movie, a Caterpillar D7 in the novella) is used to try to shift the meteorite, it emits a blue light that moves to, and seems to possess, the bulldozer. Continuity: Amy Adams and Glenn Close discuss their new movie, “Hillbilly Elegy,” focusing on family, not politics. He forms Devastator's right leg. Alternate Mode: The actual news footage of the vehicle plowing through buildings connected with those he felt wronged by more than suffices, with that monstrous, tank-like mutation serving as a frightening if fitting manifestation of Heemeyer’s mounting resentment and isolation. Goldie Hawn has a bigger role as Mrs. Claus in this Chris Columbus-directed sequel. As the bulldozer is electrified, the alien entity emerges as an aura around the machine, then finally fades. Op-Ed: In what moral universe does Biden require a Catholic task force when Trump got a free pass? Public health experts assess the risks. L.A. outdoor dining ban survives challenges as COVID-19 outlook worsens. The men shut down the power and check the blade: no sound. California recorded 20,654 coronavirus cases Monday, surpassing a record of 13,400. They lure it to a trap consisting of steel Marston Matting (used for constructing temporary runways during World War II) connected to a generator. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. Despite transforming into heavy bulldozer, he's very agile and move swiftly. At the top of a pyramid, Devastator's left arm (formed by Scrapper) is destroyed by the U.S.S Kidd's experimental rail gun under Agent Simmons' guide. Alex Winter’s documentary “Zappa” is a sprawling, shaggy biography of experimental rock pioneer, composer and activist Frank Zappa. A comic book adaptation appeared the same year, in Marvel Comics' Worlds Unknown #6 (April 1974). received mostly negative reviews upon its release, with criticism directed towards the film's 'outlandish' premise. But the unfavorable outcome of a 2001 zoning dispute with city officials would continue to fester, propelling him to hole up in an industrial shed where he’d clandestinely modify the Komatsu excavator he bought at auction, converting it into an impenetrable, veritable killdozer. Not ratedRunning Time: 1 hour, 28 minutesPlaying: Feb. 24-25, Studio Movie Grill, Glendale, Downey, Monrovia and Simi Valley; starts Feb. 28, Arena Cinelounge, Hollywood, Review: Alex Winter captures the art of being Frank in the documentary ‘Zappa’. [3] Jon Condit from Dread Central panned the film, awarding the film a score of 0.5 out of 5. Beltran (James A. Watson, Jr.) ignores the prohibition and starts the bulldozer, bringing it to malevolent life. Pushed to his breaking point, a master welder in a small town at the foot of the Rocky Mountains quietly fortifies a bulldozer with 30 tons of concrete and steel and seeks to destroy those he believes have wronged him. L.A. County recorded over 6,000 new cases, also a record. Fireblast: live-action film series Bulldozer Less would have been considerably more in the case of “Tread,” a needlessly overstuffed documentary chronicling the path that led to a disgruntled muffler repair shop owner going on a remarkable 2004 rampage in a heavily armored bulldozer through the streets of Granby, Colo. Rampage participates in the Battle of Egypt. Review: Kurt Russell delivers more Claus and effects in Netflix’s ‘The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two’. Review: Strong performances can’t redeem Alan Ball’s heavy-handed ‘Uncle Frank’. Killdozer! Head east, you’ll find the opposite. 9 While some Constructicons prefer subtle ways of battle, Rampage likes to fight dirty and leave no survivors. Building his film (it premiered at last year’s SXSW festival) around a manifesto Heemeyer had recorded on audiocassette, director Paul Solet felt the need to blanket the standard interview-and-archival footage format with dramatic reenactments, heavy orchestral cues and repetitive slow motion that end up detracting from a story that was plenty sensational in its own right. [1] A comic book adaptation appeared the same year, in Marvel Comics' Worlds Unknown #6 (April 1974). Speed: The film looks back at the June 2004 … New stay-home order looms for L.A. County as COVID-19 cases soar to new highs. He uses them as whips, with brutal power. Mack, standing nearby as this occurs, falls ill and then dies some hours later. The new documentary titled "Tread" will have a one-week run at several Colorado theaters beginning Feb. 21, 2020. Rank: The titular killdozer is never really that frightening and is sometimes kind of silly looking." But in suburban markets such as the Inland Empire, rent is rising fast. Revenge of the Fallen The film has since gained a cult following. What you do — how we ALL act in the next six weeks — will make the difference between an inconvenient fall and a disaster that will take years to overcome. Foreman Kelly (Clint Walker) and bulldozer driver Mack (Robert Urich) uncover the meteorite (though they do not know what it is), which emits a strange sound. Miraculously no one other than Heemeyer, who succumbed to a self-inflicted gunshot, was injured during the onslaught. Rampage does have some beauty in heart - he loves to observe sun rays reflecting from the shards of Autobot's armour left on his treads. Countless years later, after natural forces have buried it and restored the local environment, six construction workers are boated to the island to begin work building an airstrip for an oil drilling company at the crash site on the uninhabited island. Directed by Paul Solet. The machine has some rudimentary intelligence and guile and hunts down the men. It destroys the camp's only two-way radio and begins a rampage, killing the workers one by one. It seems to run indefinitely in spite of a limited fuel capacity. 8 Chub (Neville Brand), the team's mechanic, cannot find anything wrong with the inoperative bulldozer, but can hear the odd sound from the blade. ‘My Missing Valentine’ wins big at Golden Horse Awards, The Taiwanese film “My Missing Valentine” has won big at the annual Golden Horse Awards, taking five honors, including best feature film, The outskirts of Granby, Colo. in the documentary “Tread.”, Judge rejects plea by restaurant group to block L.A. County ban on outdoor dining, San Francisco will keep outdoor dining for now, How ‘Croods: A New Age’ previews what movie releases could look like after the pandemic, Why movie fans still have reasons to be thankful this holiday season, Comfort viewing for the holidays: Three feel-good new releases for a most unusual season., Rampage's name, crab-like appearance, strange sense of beauty and overall design (bulky upper torso, thin legs, caterpillar treads inside claws, back and shoulder kibble, etc.) With Marvin Heemeyer, Patrick Brower, Glenn Trainor Jr., Casey Farrell. 2 9 Affiliation: Major movie theater chains have responded to the pandemic by putting COVID-19 protocols in place. Review: Kristen Stewart makes spirits bright in LGBT holiday romantic comedy ‘Happiest Season’. Paul Bettany and Sophia Lillis star in writer-director Alan Ball’s “Uncle Frank,” a melodrama set in late 1960s/early 1970s about a closeted gay NYU professor and his South Carolina family. To pretend that there is anything approaching moral equivalency between Joe Biden and Donald Trump represents an appalling failure to exercise ethical judgment. Intelligence: You can usually follow him by the trail of hot tar and diesel fuel. It’s hard trying to find positives to say about it. Skill: Kelly orders that the bulldozer not be used. Now, a new documentary film explores the people and events involved in the 2004 Granby bulldozer rampage. Total: Review: A young David Bowie tours America in unrevealing biopic ‘Stardust’. Speculative biopic “Stardust” looks at David Bowie in America before he became a cultural icon. Family drew Amy Adams and Glenn Close to ‘Hillbilly Elegy.’ (Family, and Terminators.).