Gone Girl

2014 20th Century Fox Directed by David Fincher Produced by Leslie Dixon, Bruna Papandrea, Reese Witherspoon and Cean Chaffin Screenplay by Gillian Flynn based on her novel “Gone Girl” One of my favorite sayings is that all too often, Christians and married people are not the best advertisers of their own product. I have no […]

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The Baby

1973 Quintet Productions Directed by Ted Post Produced by Abe Polsky, Milton Polsky and Elliott Feinman Written by Abe Polsky I am so thankful and grateful that I live in a world where movies like THE BABY were once made. There is absolutely no way on God’s green Earth that THE BABY could have been […]

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The Brave One

2007 Warner Bros. Directed by Neil Jordan Produced by Susan Downey and Joel Silver Written by Roderick Taylor, Bruce A. Taylor and Cynthia Mort Music by Dario Marianelli Cinematography by Philippe Rousselot Edited by Tony Lawson Maybe because she’s been around for so long we tend to take Jodie Foster for granted and forget just how […]

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Suddenly, Last Summer

1959 Columbia Pictures Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz Produced by Sam Spiegel Screenplay by Gore Vidal and Tennessee Williams Based on the play “Suddenly, Last Summer” by Tennessee Williams Music by Buxton Orr/Malcolm Arnold Cinematography by Jack Hildyard Edited by William Hornbeck/Thomas Stanford Elizabeth Taylor is an actress who I’m just now finding who new […]

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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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Duel

1971 Universal Studios Directed by Steven Spielberg Produced by George Eckstein Written by Richard Matheson Music by Billy Goldenberg  Cinematography by Jack A. Marta Edited by Frank Morriss Before we get into the actual review a brief history lesson: The Made-For-TV Movie is a phrase you don’t hear much these days but it was used […]

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Alex Cross

2012 James Patterson Entertainment/Summit Entertainment Directed by Rob Cohen Produced by James Patterson and Leopoldo Gout Screenplay by Marc Moss and Kerry Williamson Based on the novel “Cross” by James Patterson Cinematography by Ricardo Della Rosa Edited by Matt Diezel/Thom Noble Music by John Debney Depending on who you talk to, get ready to either […]

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The Innkeepers

2011 Glass Eye Pix/Magnet Releasing Written, Directed and Edited by Ti West Produced by Larry Fessenden Cinematography by Eliot Rockett Music by Jeff Grace There’s a lot of folks who are horror fans who are not going to like THE INNKEEPERS. And that’s okay. I fully understand that there’s an entire generation that has been […]

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And Soon The Darkness (1970)

1970 EMI Films Directed by Robert Fuest Produced by Albert Fennell and Brian Clements Written by Brain Clements and Terry Nation Cinematography by Ian Wilson Film Editing by Ann Chegwidden  Music by Laurie Johnson AND SOON THE DARKNESS is regarded as a minor cult classic of 70’s British horror movies and now, after finally seeing […]

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The Driver

1978                            20th Century Fox Produced by Lawrence Gordon Written And Directed by Walter Hill Cinematography by Philip H. Lathrop Edited by Tina Hirsch/Robert K. Lambert Music by Michael Small Some time back I wrote of review of the existential car chase thriller “Vanishing Point” and I received an email from a gentleman (at least I […]

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