The Last Jedi: A forcefully epic!

Looper writer/director Rian Johnson found himself with the same problem that Irvin Kirshner had in the late 70’s.   Kirshner wasn’t George Lucas.   Now, Johnson had been hired to write Star Wars...

Justice League: A super fun mess of a movie!

Christopher Nolan was once asked while filming The Dark Knight why he cast Heath Ledger in the role of the Joker. Nolan responded with one sentence, “Because he’s fearless”. The world would find out how...

Murder on the Orient Express rides the rails!

Agatha Christie wrote Murder on the Orient Express in 1933, on an archaeological dig at Arpachiyah in Iraq. The legendary author is about as far from the stereotypical view you have of her as you could...

Thor: Ragnrok definitely Ragnarok & rolls!

When you look at a fraction of Chris Hemsworth’s c/v, Cabin in the Woods, Blackhat, and the criminally underrated, and Oscar-worthy (I will fight anyone on this), portrayal of F1 legend, James Hunt in Rush,...

Review: Logan – saving the best for last!

Claws slicing through a human face has never been more entertaining! There's a scene in X2 that I love. It's during the attack on the school. Wolverine is fighting a solider in the kitchen and pins the guy...

Review: John Wick – Chapter 2

I feel there’s a great deal of irony that it took a couple of stunt men to get the formula right for an R rated action film. I mean, you either alienate your audience with going to heavy with the gore or...