Category: Reviews

CRIMEWATCH: Donnie Brasco

Mike Newell’s 1997 mob classic Donnie Brasco is based on the true story of FBI agent Joe Pistone, a man who went undercover into...

CRIMEWATCH: Killing Them Softly

I can’t really say that I’ve ever left a crime thriller with my stomach in a knot. I didn’t know it was possible for...

CRIMEWATCH: The Untouchables

Over the years many films have been made about the legendary gangster Al Capone such as Scarface (1932), Al Capone (1959), The St. Valentine’s...

CRIMEWATCH: One False Move

In Los Angeles a young black woman named Fantasia (Cynda Williams), her lover Ray Malcolm (Billy Bob Thornton) and their cohort Lenny “Pluto” Franklin...

CRIMEWATCH: End of Watch

David Ayers’ End of Watch (2012) gives viewers an intimate look at life in the modern day police force with Officers Brian Taylor (Jake...

CRIMEWATCH: Sitting Target

Douglas Hickox’s British cult crime thriller Sitting Target (1972) along with Get Carter (1971) and Villain (1971) was a film that garnered a strong...

The Wild Geese (BluRay Review)

FILM REVIEW Andrew V. McLaglen’s thrilling action-adventure film The Wild Geese (1978) follows an aging group of mercenaries led by Col. Allen Faulkner (Richard...

Film Noir Classics: THE NAKED KISS

Writer-Director Sam Fuller often began his movies with indelible imagery that would jump out from the screen and this film has one of the...

Film Noir Classics: SECONDS

Arthur Hamilton (John Randolph) is a middle aged banker who has become dissatisfied and lost his way in life. One day he is contacted...