Author: Simon Gelten

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...

Better Watch Out

It will be scary this Christmas …    If you don’t like Christmas, you can always watch a horror movie. There are quite a few...

Hell or High Water

Hell or High Water opens with a scene of two masked men holding up a small bank. It’s the first of a string of...

City Heat

City Heat – Fedora hats, moustaches and an empty briefcase It is said that this film was born out of the desire of both...

Aliens

Rewatching Old Favorites – The Alien Quadrology: Part II – ALIENS (1986, Director: James Cameron) The premise of the first movie, a crew trapped...

Alien

Rewatching Old Favorites – The Alien Quadrology: Part I – ALIEN (1979, Director: Ridley Scott) Christmas time is a great time to rewatch old...

Spectre

The latest James Bond “Spectre” opens with a scene set in Mexico City. Our hero, wearing a rather bizarre ‘skeleton suit’, is attending a...