Tagged: 1990s

RKO 281 1999 movie Battle Over Citizen Kane Orson Welles

RKO 281 (1999) – A Review

It’s 1940 and a young Orson Wells (Liv Schreiber) has been christened ‘the boy wonder’. Landing in Hollywood Welles signs a movie contract with RKO studio head George Schaefer (Roy Schneider). The...

Passenger 57 Wesley Snipes 1992 action movie

Passenger 57 (1992) – A Review

Wesley Snipes is John Cutter, an ex-policeman who just landed a new job as an anti-terrorist expert for an airline. He boards a plane for his new gig and his...

Bill Paxton Helen Hunt Twister tornado disaster movie 1996

Twister (1996) – A Review

Bill Paxton is ready to finalize his divorce from Helen Hunt. He’s ready to move on, marry Jamie Gertz, start an uninspiring job and leave behind his tumultuous life he...

Single White Female 1992 movie Jennifer Jason Leigh Bridget Fonda

Single White Female (1992) – A Review

After her beau (Steven Weber) cheats on her, Allison (Bridget Fonda) advertises for a roommate to share her West Side apartment in an old, creaky, pretty ominous looking building. Seemingly...

Entrapment 1999 Sean Connery Catherine Zeta Jones

Entrapment (1999) – A Review

A heist thriller propelled by two star-powered leads. On this side it’s THE Sean Connery! Who doesn’t love Connery? He plays Mac, an expert art thief. Well, that sounds awesome!...

The Late Shift 1996 movie Daniel Roebuck John Michael Higgins Jay Leno David Letterman

The Late Shift (1996) – A Review

The undisputed ‘King of Late Night’, Johnny Carson is leaving the popular and lucrative NBC Tonight Show. It is 1992 and Carson has reigned supreme for the past thirty years....

My Blue Heaven 1990 comedy Steve Martin Rick Moranis

My Blue Heaven (1990) – A Review

Steve Martin is a mobster in witness protection awaiting to testify against a powerful New York crime boss. Rick Moranis is the FBI agent assigned to make him comfortable in...

Remake Recon Ransom Review

Remake Recon: Ransom

The son of a wealthy businessman is kidnapped. An ominous phone call demands a ransom of money if the parents want to see their son again. It seems like the...

Wagons East 1994 John Candy Richard Lewis western comedy

Wagons East (1994) – A Review

It’s the rough wild west and a group of soft, yellow-bellied misfits just can’t hack it. Richard Lewis, Robert Picardo, Ellen Greene and John C. McGinley are ready to pack...

Mixed Nuts 1994 Christmas comedy awful horrible worst movie

Mixed Nuts (1994) – A Review

A Venice Beach crisis hotline call center is the stage on Christmas Eve for a bunch of eccentric characters for a supposed uproarious night of farcical comedy. There’s a lot...

Bad Girls (1994) – A Review

Four prostitutes (Madeleine Stowe, Mary Stuart Masterson, Andie McDowell and Drew Barrymore) have to stay ahead of the law after their leader Cody (Stowe) guns down a man in cold...

John Candy Emma Samms Mariel Hemingway Delirious 1991 comedy

Delirious (1991) – A Review

John Candy is Jack Gable, a New York writer for a successful soap opera. He has his hands full dealing with the shows producers who aren’t too happy with Jack’s...

Frankenhooker Patty Mullen 1990 horror comedy

Frankenhooker (1990) – A Review

 Poor Jeffrey (James Lorenz). He’s been rejected by every med school he’s applied to and his girlfriend Elizabeth (Patty Mullen) has just been decapitated in a freak lawnmower accident. What...

Robert Downey Jr. as Charlie Chaplin

Chaplin (1992) – A Review

It’s an expansive docudrama that explores the extraordinary life of film legend and icon Charlie Chaplin played by Robert Downey Jr. . The film covers seventy years of Chaplin’s life,...