Category: Drama

Kevin Bacon Laurence Fishburne Quicksilver 1986 movie

Quicksilver (1986) – A Review

A review of the 1986 film Quicksilver starring Kevin Bacon, Jami Gertz, Laurence Fishburne and Paul Rodriguez as a pack of bike messengers

Woody Allen The Front 1976 movie Hollywood blacklist drama

The Front (1976) – A Review

A review of the 1976 drama The Front, starring Woody Allen, Zero Mostel and Michael Murphy, about a man who submits his friends tv scripts under his name because he’s on the Hollywood blacklist

Time After Time 1979 Malcolm McDowell Mary Steenburgen

Time After Time (1979) – A Review

H.G. Welles time travels to 1979 San Francisco to stop Jack the Ripper. Between trying to catch the notorious killer Welles also falls for a modern day woman in the 1979 film Time After Time starring Malcolm McDowell, Mary Steenburgen and David Warner.

Space Cowboys 2000 Clint Eastwood Tommy Lee Jones Donald Sutherland James Garner

Space Cowboys (2000) – A Review

A geriatric all-star cast of Clint Eastwood, Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland and James Garner star as four elderly test pilots who finally get their chance to be astronauts in the 2000 film Space Cowboys.

Remember 2015 movie drama Christopher Plummer

Remember (2015) – A Review

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 the...

The Candidate 1972 Robert Redford political movie

The Candidate (1972) – A Review

A review of the 1972 political satire The Candidate starring Robert Redford, Peter Boyle and Melvyn Douglas, directed by Michael Ritchie

The Mortal Storm (1940) – A Review

It’s 1933 Germany and Freya Roth (Margaret Sullavan) is engaged to Fritz Marberg (Robert Young) a young politically passionate Nazi party member. When Adolf Hitler is announced as Chancellor of...

High Sierra 1941 Humphrey Bogart

High Sierra (1941) – A Review

A review of the classic 1941 crime drama High Sierra starring Humphrey Bogart, Ida Lupino and Donald MacBride, directed by John Huston

Johnny Belinda Jane Wyman 1948

Johnny Belinda (1948) – A Review

A review of the 1948 drama Johnny Belinda about a deaf farm girl, starring Jane Wyman in an Oscar winning performance, Lew Ayres and Charles Pickford

China Syndrome Jack Lemmon Jane Fonda Michael Douglas

The China Syndrome (1979)

A review of the 1979 drama The China Syndrome about the threat of a meltdown at a nuclear power plant starring Jack Lemmon, Jane Fonda and Michael Douglas

JFK Oliver Stone Kennedy assassination movie

JFK (1991) – A Review

A review of the 1991 film JFK Oliver Stones controversial epic examination of the Kennedy assassination and the conspiracies that surround it

Kate Winslet Mildred Pierce

Mildred Pierce (2011) – A Review

Director Todd Haynes’ HBO mini-series Mildred Pierce attempts to adapt the James Cain’s 1939 novel in a more faithful way than the classic 1945 film. Having never read the novel...