Do you know the difference between a bandit and a criminal?

Do you know the difference between a bandit and a common criminal? Why is it we love bandits, but fear and are repulsed by criminals? Why do bandits capture our imaginations, but criminals are shunned by society? I think the answer lies in the power of authenticity.  One of my favorite bandits is one of […]

A $40.00 Glass Of Lemonade

Have you ever purchased a $40.00 glass of lemonade? A friend of mine recently did, and when he told me the story, I learned a valuable lesson from the ten year old girl who sold it to him. Turns out my friend went out for a run, enjoying the beautiful weather in Arizona. Towards the […]

Upcoming Events You Don’t Want To Miss!

For those of you interested in taking your experience and learning in life to a deeper and more meaningful place, you have the opportunity to do so in the next six weeks.  Here are a number of events designed to elevate your awareness, provide you with deeper insights into yourself, and inspire you.  I encourage […]

People v. The State of Illusion Debuts At #1 Over The Weekend!

People v. The State of Illusion made its theatrical debut last weekend, and audiences flocked to its opening.  With big number all weekend, Harkins announced that the film was #1 at Camelview in Scottsdale, one of the top independent theaters in the country.  The film significantly outperformed Higher Ground, Senna, and The Guard also playing […]

People v. The State of Illusion: Good or Bad Movie?

Its funny, I just read a review of my movie from two guys that work for the same publication.  Both attended the same day and in the same theatre.  One really liked the movie and felt it was “thought-provoking” and “emotionally compelling” and the other thought the movie was really boring.  So who is right? […]

Movie Premiere Looking To Be A Sellout!

Momentum is building and the buzz is growing rapidly around the release of People v. The State of Illusion, set for September 9, 2011 at the Harkins Camelview Theatres in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Movie writer and producer, Austin Vickers, and Director Scott Cervine will be conducting a Q&A following the 7pm showing of the film.  An […]

Movie Tickets Now On Sale!!

Happy to report that movie tickets have now gone on sale . . you can get them by visiting Harkins Theaters.  I will be doing a Q&A after the 7pm showing on both Friday and Saturday night of the opening weekend.  So make sure to get your movie tickets and be there!  Promises to be […]


I am so thrilled to announce that Harkins Movie Theaters has picked up my movie “People v. The State of Illusion” and it will be premiering at Harkins Camelview theater on September 9, 2011!  It’s really a great honor.  There are literally thousands of movies produced each year, and only a small percentage of them […]