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.

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 [...]

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 [...]