Tagged: crime

The Big Bang

CRIMEWATCH: The Big Bang

A shovel full of Dashiell Hammett, with a touch of Orson Welles, David Lynch and Frank Miller or something. All that looking overly ambitious...

Blue Collar

CRIMEWATCH: Blue Collar

Zeke Brown (Richard Pryor) Jerry Bartoski (Harvey Keitel) and Smokey James (Yaphet Kotto) work at a Detroit auto factory where their boss is constantly...

Lee Marvin in Point Blank

50 FURIOUS CRIME FILMS

The crime genre film has been one of the most popular forms of cinema since the early days of Hollywood. These kinds of heightened,...

Mr. Majestyk

CRIMEWATCH: Mr. Majestyk

“You make sounds like you’re a mean little ass-kicker…only I ain’t convinced. You keep talking and I’m gonna take your head off.” – Vince...

Copland

CRIMEWATCH: Copland

“Being right is not a bulletproof vest Freddy!” – Figgs James Mangold‘s 1997 film Copland comes from a different angle in the crime genre...

Tom Neal and Ann Savage

Film Noir Classics: DETOUR

Detour (1945) is an early example of film noir (or black film) it’s name referring to the darkly stylized aesthetic the films had. This...

Old Boy

Chan Wook Park’s Oldboy

South Korean director Chan Wook Park‘s award winning film Oldboy (2003) is a mindbending story of two men’s quest for revenge. It’s also a...

Robert Mitchum as Eddie Coyle

POSTERS: The Friends of Eddie Coyle

“This life’s HARD man, but it’s HARDER if you’re stupid!” – Jackie Brown As you know by now, here at Furious Cinema, we love...

Travis aiming 44

Taxi Driver (BluRay Review)

FILM REVIEW When we first see Travis Bickle (Robert DeNiro) he walks into a taxi cab stand as a ghostly cloud of steam evaporates...

Shoshanna fire

50 FURIOUS FEMALES: Hell Hath No Fury!

From smokin’ hot sex bombs to super tough female empowerment icons to twisted psycho broads (and sometimes combinations of all three!). Join us as...