Tagged: big budget

Pirates Roman Polanski Walter Matthau

Roman Polanski’s Pirates (1986) – A Review

Roman Polanski’s Pirates Whoa. Roman Polanski’s Pirates! I recall when it first came out reading about it and not finding any positive reviews for it. It took quite the lashing...

Cutthroat Island 1995 pirate movie

Cutthroat Island (1995) – A Review

Cutthroat Island By the 1990s there were a few genre films that had become labeled ‘dead’. They were genre pictures that generally audiences just didn’t respond to anymore no matter...

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The Lone Ranger Disaster & A Review

“Hold onto your hat Kemosabe.” Disney mustn’t be feeling too good right now. Their big-budget summer tentpole movie The Lone Ranger has resulted in disappointment in pretty much every area...

Water World Kevin Costner Jeanne Tripplehorn

Waterworld (1995) – A Review

Kevin Costner in Waterworld Waterworld was one of the most notorious and expensive film productions in cinema history. Filming on water will always complicate things and to create this post-apocalyptic...

Man of Steel Cavill behind the scenes

Taking A Look At ‘Man of Steel’

We have some time to wait – approximately a year if you’re keeping track, before Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel is released. So the line of live-action Superman’s will be...