Tagged: thriller

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...

Charley Varrick Walter Matthau Andy Robinson 1973

Charley Varrick (1973) – A Review

Charley Varrick (Walter Matthau) is a former stunt pilot, crop-duster and current small time crook. He and a team, including his wife, rob a bank in a small New Mexican...

Burt Reynolds Rachel Ward Sharky's Machine 1981

Sharky’s Machine (1981) – A Review

Burt Reynolds is Tom Sharky, an Atlanta narcotics sergeant. After a drug bust goes bad and a civilian is killed Sharky is demoted to the vice squad, which in the...

F/X 1986 movie Bryan Brown Cliff De Young

F/X (1986) – A Review

Nicholas DeFranco (Jerry Orbach) is set to testify against the mob, but Justice Department supervisor Col. Mason (Mason Adams) and Agent Martin Lipton (Cliff De Young) are afraid he’ll get...

Prime Cut (1972) – A Review

Lee Marvin is a mob enforcer from Chicago asked to goto Kansas to collect on some overdue scratch cattleman and criminal Gene Hackman owes to his bosses and who Marvin...

Rope 1948 movie Alfred Hitchcock James Jimmy Stewart

Rope (1948) – A Review

Alfred Hitchcock tells a tale of a murder in one New York penthouse apartment with one continuous real time shot. Roommates Brandon (John Dall) and Phillip (Farley Granger) strangle to...

The Window 1949 film noir Bobby Driscoll

The Window (1949) – A Review

A nine year old boy witnesses a murder through a window in his apartment building. He tries to convince everyone about the crime, but after hearing so many tall tales from...

Sneakers 1992 Robert Redford comedy thriller

Sneakers (1992) – A Review

Sneakers An eclectic group of security breakers get hired by the government to retrieve a very special item. Team leader Robert Redford accepts the deal and the gang plan the...

Lady In A Cage (1964) – Review

Olivia DeHavilland is the Lady in a Cage Wealthy poet Mrs. Cornelia Hilyard (Olivia DeHavilland) is home alone for the 4th July weekend. Her son has just left for a...

The Boy Next Door 2015 Jennifer Lopez Ryan Guzman

The Boy Next Door (2015) – A Review

The Boy Next Door This movie is too funny! Jennifer Lopez is an English teacher and mother who’s estranged from her husband. Ryan Guzman moves in next door and then...

Remember 2015 movie drama Christopher Plummer

Remember (2015) – A Review

Remember Max Rosenbaum (Martin Landau) is an Auschwitz survivor living in a New York nursing home. He has befriended Zev Guttman (Christopher Plummer) whom he recognized from their days at...

Ghostbusters 2016 comedy remake

Summer Movies – July 2016

The new Ghostbusters are coming! I was talking to my friend who asked what’s some good movies that are coming out this summer. There was quite a bit of silence....

Clint Eastwood Escape From Alcatraz 1979 prison escape movie

Escape From Alcatraz (1979) – A Review

Clint Eastwood in Escape From Alcatraz It’s 1960 and Frank Morris (Clint Eastwood) has arrived at his new home – the maximum security prison Alcatraz. Morris has been transferred due...

Wait Until Dark Audrey Hepburn

Wait Until Dark (1967) – A Review

Audrey Hepburn in Wait Until Dark How could anyone have the nerve to terrorize Audrey Hepburn? Especially a blind Audrey Hepburn! Three thugs are on the search for a doll...

Megan Fox Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Out of the Shadows

Summer Movies – June 2016

Megan Fox in another Ninja Turtles movie June 2016 isn’t looking very appetizing to me. As I was pursuing the upcoming movies of the month not much was jumping out...

Double Jeopardy Ashley Judd 1999 thriller

Double Jeopardy (1999) – A Review

Ashely Judd in Double Jeopardy While out on a romantic boat trip, devoted wife and loving mother Libby (Ashley Judd) wakes up to find her husband Nick (Bruce Greenwood) is...