A review of the 1995 HBO film Citizen X, the true story of a serial killer and the decade long hunt for him in the Soviet Union, starring Stephen Rea, Donald Sutherland, Max Von Sydow and Jeffrey DeMunn
Rami Malek in his Oscar-winning performance as Freddie Mercury in the bio-pic Bohemian Rhapsody. The film follows Mercury’s life, the creation of the legendary band Queen and the legacy...
A review of the 2017 docudrama Chappaquiddick starring Jason Clarke, Kate Mara, Ed Helms, Jim Gaffigan, about the 1969 car accident by Ted Kennedy that left Mary Jo Kopechne dead
The life of iconic movie star Humphrey Bogart is given the bio-pic treatment, in the shoddy, unremarkable 1980 tv movie Bogie.
The ambitious 1976 television movie Helter Skelter, based on Vincent Bugliosi’s book about the murders committed by Charles Manson and his followers. The film recounts the investigation and trial of one of the most notorious crimes ever committed.
A review of the 1999 film RKO 281 starring Live Schreiber, John Malkovich, James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith & Roy Scheider, about the making of Citizen Kane
A review of the 1996 television film The Late Shift, starring John Michael Higgins, Daniel Roebuck, Kathy Bates and Rich Little, about the battle for hosting The Tonight Show by Jay Leno and David Letterman after Johnny Carson retires
A review of the 1990 TV movie Leona Helsley: The Queen of Mean, starring Suzanne Pleshette, Jeff Bridges and Joe Regalbuto
A review of the 2016 biographical drama The Founder about the creation of McDonalds, starring Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman & John Carroll Lynch
A review of the 1957 docudrama The Spirit of St. Louis starring Jimmy Stewart as Charles Lindbergh, about his historic transatlantic flight
A review of the 1992 biographical film Chaplin starring Robert Downey Jr., Diane Lane, Marisa Tomei, Dan Aykroyd, Kevin Kline, Moira Kelly & Anthony Hopkins
A review of the 1973 film Executive Action starring Burt Lancaster and Robert Ryan, which dramatizes the possible conspiracy of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy
A review of the 1976 docudrama 21 Hours At Munich that recounts the terrorism that took place at the 1972 Munich Olympics, starring William Holden
A review of the 1975 TV-Movie The Deadly Tower about Charles Whitman’s shooting rampage on the campus of University of Texas, starring Kurt Russell
A review of the 1979 prison escape drama Escape From Alcatraz based on a true story, starring Clint Eastwood and Patrick McGoohan, directed by Don Siegel
A review of the 2015 docudrama Bridge of Spies starring Tom Hanks, directed by Steven Spielberg
A review of the 2001 docudrama The Day Reagan Was Shot about the attempted assassination of President Reagan, starring Richard Dreyfus and Richard Crenna
A review of the first two episodes of the new mini-series The People v. O.J. Simpson starring Cuba Gooding Jr., John Travolta and Sarah Paulson
A review of the 2014 docudrama Love and Mercy about the life of Brian Wilson, starring John Cusack, Elizabeth Banks, Paul Dano and Paul Giamatti
A review of the 2005 TV movie The Unauthorized Story of Mork & Mindy about the life of Robin Williams and his breakthrough role on the popular television show
A review of the 2012 political movie Game Change about the John McCain/Sarah Palin campaign starring Julianne Moore, Ed Harris and Woody Harrelson
A review of the 2003 TV-movie The Unauthorized Story of Three’s Company that recounts the making of the hit show and all the drama behind the scenes