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.

UglyDolls

Thanks to the success of The Lego Movie, films based on popular toy lines are coming back into fashion. No, it’s not a new trend, but they’ve become more successful [...]

After

    The “Good Girl/Bad Boy” formula has been a staple of modern romance for as long as anyone can remember. No matter how many wish to deny it, there’s [...]

Missing Link

Missing Link, the latest film to featuring the big-footed creature that has eluded our sight, is the latest from the animation studio Laika. Coming off their hugely successful, Oscar nominated [...]

Unicorn Store

Brie Larson is certainly taking some ambitious steps in her professional career. At the age of 28, she’s already become a professional actress, winning an Oscar and starring in the [...]

Pet Sematary

Death is a natural part of life, but it is also one of the most controversial subjects of our society. Everyone processes the concept in a different way. Some are [...]

Dumbo

The craze of Disney remaking their classic animated movies with live action and CGI effects continues, and whether you like it or not, so does their success. The quality of [...]

Apollo 11

There was one point in our history where we wanted to touch the stars and explore what lies beyond our planet. Even if for some it was only to beat [...]

Wonder Park

Imagination is something that every kid has. There is no question about that. When you’re young, you’re view of the world isn’t as well-rounded as when you’re an adult. As [...]