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.

The Lion King

The Lion King is undoubtedly one of Disney’s most perfect films, and certainly one of the highlights of their last renaissance. It contains the most stunning example of their classic, [...]

Stuber

The possibility of bad Uber drives has become a joke on the Internet. The fact that you’re free to accept jobs from random people through the app means you’re more [...]

Yesterday

In an age of social media, people are becoming so obsessed with the things of today that they are flat-out ignoring anything that came from the age before them. They [...]

Annabelle Comes Home

The Warrens, Ed and Lorraine, investigated some of the most famous cases of hauntings, possessions, and demonic encounters ever recorded. They are generally considered to be the most prolific researchers [...]

Anna

Director Luc Besson has been creating some influential female character within the action genre. From Leeloo in The Fifth Element to Scarlett Johansson’s character in Lucy, he is known for [...]