Tagged: underrated gem

Bat 21 1988 Gene Hackman war film movie

Bat*21 (1988) – A Review

A review of the 1988 Vietnam War film Bat*21. the true story about a U.S. army colonel who gets trapped behind enemy lines, starring Gene Hackman, Danny Glover and Jerry Reed

The Caller 1987 thriller Malocolm McDowell Madolyn Smith movie

The Caller (1987) – A Review

A review of the 1987 psychological thriller The Caller starring Malcolm McDowell and Madolyn Smith, a strange low-budget film that is nothing like you will expect

Qugley Down Under 1990 western Tom Selleck Alan Rickman

Quigley Down Under (1990) – A Review

A review of the 1990 western Quigley Down Under, starring Tom Selleck, Alan Rickman and Laura San Giacomo, about an American cowboy who travels to the outback of Australia

Sean Connery in The Anderson Tapes 1971

The Anderson Tapes (1971) – A Review

A review of the 1971 crime film The Anderson Tapes, starring Sean Connery, Dyan Cannon, Alan King, Martin Balsam and Christopher Walken, directed by Sidney Lumet

Tunnel 2016 disaster survival Korean movie

Tunnel (2016) – A Review

A review of the 2016 Korean disaster/survival film Tunnel starring Jung-woo Ha, Doona Bae and Dai-su Oh, about a man trapped in a collapsed tunnel

Citizen X 1995 Donald Sutherland Stephen Rea Max Von Sydow serial killer movie

Citizen X (1995) – A Review

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

RKO 281 1999 movie Battle Over Citizen Kane Orson Welles

RKO 281 (1999) – A Review

A review of the 1999 film RKO 281 starring Liev Schreiber, John Malkovich, James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith & Roy Scheider, about the making of Citizen Kane and the battle that ensued between Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst

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

The Late Shift (1996) – A Review

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 between Jay Leno and David Letterman after Johnny Carson retires

The Wave 2015 disaster film Norway

The Wave (2015) – A Review

A review of the 2015 Norwegian disaster film The Wave, about the real life risk of a mountain collapse into the narrow fjord creating a massive tsunami that will destroy the town of Geiranger

Charley Varrick Walter Matthau Andy Robinson 1973

Charley Varrick (1973) – A Review

A review of the 1973 crime thriller Charley Varrick, starring Walter Matthau, Joe Don Baker, Andrew Robinson and John Vernon, directed by Don Siegel

F/X 1986 movie Bryan Brown Cliff De Young

F/X (1986) – A Review

A review of the 1986 thriller F/X starring Bryan Brown, Brian Dennehy, Cliff DeYoung, Mason Adams and Jerry Orbach, about a special effects man who becomes entangled in a conspiracy and bad guys try to kill him

Going In Style 1979 George Burns Lee Strasberg Art Carney

Going In Style (1979) – A Review

A review of the 1979 comedy Going In Style starring George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg, written and directed by Martin Brest

Midnight Madness (1980) – A Review

Four diverse teams of college students compete in an all night game to solve clues that will take them all around the city. It’s the 1980 teen comedy Midnight Madness starring David Naughton, Stephen Furst, Eddie Deezen, Maggie Roswell & Michael J. Fox

Fourteen Hours 1951 film noir drama

Fourteen Hours (1951) – A Review

A review of the 1951 film noir drama Fourteen Hours about a suicidal man on the ledge of a building starring Richard Basehart and Paul Douglas