About Ben Rothrock

Ben Rothrock has been making little movies with friends and family for most of his life. He spent two years in Chicago, Illinois studying graphic design, before attending the Motion Picture Institute to pursue his passion for filmmaking. His love of film comes from his father, a writer and former teacher of MPI. His personal projects focus on human characters and concepts that some may find challenging. Some of his favorite movies include: Titanic, Interstellar, Chronicle, Paranormal Activity, Unbreakable, and Finding Nemo.

Frozen II

Six years ago, Disney released Frozen, a new take on the classic fairy tale “The Snow Queen” by Hans Christian Anderson. While there was no doubt that it was going [...]

Knives Out

The Thrombey family is about as dysfunctional as the term gets. Headed by successful mystery author Harlan (Christopher Plummer), his children and grandchildren do nothing but leech off of his [...]

Abominable

In the city of Shanghai, young teen Yi (Chloe Bennet) longs for a life of adventure in the aftermath of her father’s death. She spends her days doing odd jobs [...]

The Goldfinch

As a child, Theo (Oakes Fegley) had a close relationship with his mother. He’s a bright kid with a promising future. That is until one day, when a visit to [...]

It: Chapter Two

Two years ago, we experience one of the best adaptations of a work by legendary horror author Stephen King, It: Chapter One. Nobody expected the film to be as big [...]

Good Boys

For as long as the genre has existed, comedies have attempted to test the limits of what can be shown on screen. Sure, their main goal is to make us [...]