Gareth Edwards’ GODZILLA

In 1954, Japanese production company Toho Co. released director Ishiro Honda’s Gojira, an apocalyptic reflection about the dawning of the Atomic Age and the...

James Clavell’s SHOGUN

Many years before I discovered such films as Akira Kurosawa’s The Seven Samurai, Sanjuro and Yojimbo, the 1980 NBC TV epic based on James...

The Great Beauty (2013)

The Great Beauty is an Italian drama directed by Paolo Sorrentino. The film won 1 Oscar in Best Foreign Language Film of the Year...

CRIMEWATCH: Crack House

Michael Fischa’s ultra sleazy L.A. crime drama CRACK HOUSE (1989) could be seen as a modern update of all the low budget exploitation teen...

Locke

Upon receiving a call from his lonely colleague Bethan who informs him of her having a child with him, Ivan Locke (Tom Hardy) –...

CRIMEWATCH: Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Writer-Director Shane Black’s Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005) is a dark comedy with a strong noir edge about a murder mystery being pursued by...

Blazing Saddles 40th Anniversary

Saddle up pardnas! On May 6th Warner Home Video will be releasing a special 40th Anniversary Edition of the Furiously Funny Western Comedy Classic...

CRIMEWATCH: FINGERS

A little bit The Godfather, a little bit Taxi Driver, 1978’s Fingers (perhaps it was the odd title?) came and went without much notice....

Get your mind blown with SCANNERS

Criterion will be releasing a special collector’s edition Blu Ray of David Cronenberg’s 1981 sci-fi/body horror cult classic SCANNERS on July 15th. The story...