Category: Reviews

Reviews of films and television formats. Short or long.

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place is one of those films that reminds you that there are still many good horror films to be made. Place it...

CRIMEWATCH: Death Wish

Strange the outrage that has accompanied the release of Bruce Willis’ 2018 update of 1974’s Death Wish. The original starred Charles Bronson, an engaging...

Black Panther reigns supreme

SPOILERS AHEAD! Audiences were first introduced to Black Panther in the film Captain America: Civil War. In that story T’Challa was out to get...

Steven Spielberg’s DUEL

Four years before the release of his blockbuster hit JAWS, Steven Spielberg was hired on to direct DUEL (1971) an ABC TV Movie of...

John Woo’s The Killer

The Killer (1989) was John Woo‘s breakthrough movie in the West. It was not a commercial success at home and ironically Woo had some...

John Boorman’s Deliverance

“Women get this movie much quicker than men. Women also understand. You know, for so many years men throw the word ‘rape’ around and...

John Carpenter’s THEY LIVE

“The world needs a wake up call…we’re gonna phone it in.” – Gilbert John Carpenter’s 1988 sci-fi/thriller THEY LIVE is a perfect movie to...

The Straight Story

Director David Lynch is widely known for his surreal thrillers like Blue Velvet, Lost Highway and Mullholland Drive but in 1999 he made a...