The Apple

1979 Cannon Film Distributors Directed and Written by Menahem Golan Produced by Yoram Globus Music by George Clinton (and no, it’s not the one you’re thinking of)/Coby Recht/Songs by Iris Recht Cinematography by David Gurfinkle Edited by Alain Jakubowicz Once in a decade or so there comes a movie that is so astronomically bad that […]

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The Fabulous World Of Jules Verne

1958 Ceskoslovensky Statni Filmexport/Warner Brothers (U.S. release) Directed by Karel Zeman Produced by Zdenek Novak Written by Karle Zeman, Frantisek Hrubin, Jiri Brdecka and Milan Vacha Based on “Facing The Flag” by Jules Verne Music by Zdenek Liska Cinematography by Jiri Taranik/Bohuslav Pikhart/Antonin Horak God bless the Internet is all I have to say. Sure, […]

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Oblivion

2013 Universal Pictures Directed by Joseph Kosinski Produced by David Fincher, Peter Chernin and Ryan Kavanaugh Screenplay by William Monahan, Karl Gajdusek and Michael Arndt Based on “Oblivion” by Joseph Kosinski and Arvid Nelson Cinematography by Claudio Miranda Edited by Richard Francis-Bruce Music by M83/Joseph Trapanese I get what OBLIVION is trying to do. Or […]

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Olympus Has Fallen

2013 Millennium Films Directed by Antoine Fuqua Produced by Gerard Butler, Alan Siegel and Mark Gill Written by Creighton Rothenberger Cinematography by Conrad W. Hall Edited by John Redfoua  Music by Trevor Morris Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) is the agent of charge of the Secret Service’s Presidential Detail. And as such he enjoys an usually […]

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Dredd

2012 Entertainment Film Distributors/Lionsgate Directed by Pete Travis Produced by Alex Garland and Andrew MacDonald Written by Alex Garland Based on the character “Judge Dredd” created by John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra Cinematography by Anthony Dod Mantle Edited by Mark Eckersley  Music by Paul Leonard-Morgan I miss the huge eagle shoulder emblem and that honkin’ […]

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Dark City: The Director’s Cut

1998 New Line Cinema Directed by Alex Proyas Produced by Alex Proyas and Andrew Mason Screenplay by Alex Proyas, David S. Goyer and Lem Dobbs Based on a story by Alex Proyas Cinematography by Dariusz Wolski Edited by Dov Hoenig Music by Trevor Jones A man (Rufus Sewell) wakes up in a tub full of […]

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Mafia

2011 Levine Pictures/Jamie Kennedy Entertainment Directed and Written by Ryan Combs Produced by Phillip Glasser and Brian Hartman Cinematography by Mario Signore Edited by John Emerson Moore Music by Mateo Laboriel  When I first heard about this movie my interest was immediately piqued. A urban crime thriller set in the 1970’s starring Ving Rhames, Pam […]

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