Solo

2018 Lucasfilm/Walt Disney Studios Directed by Ron Howard Produced by Kathleen Kennedy/Allison Shearmur/Simon Emanuel Written by Jonathan Kasdan/Lawrence Kasdan Based on characters created by George Lucas The way I see it, SOLO (or if you want to be picky about it; SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY) is exactly the Star Wars movie we needed right […]

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From “The Han That Fell To Earth” or “To Boldly Solo Where No Han Has Soloed Before” File…by Sean E. Ali

Before you put time in on what follows, understand I am a casual STAR WARS fan. My canon is simply the first released trilogy and the current trilogy in progress. I don’t care about and never bothered to watch the prequels, the animated shows, never bothered with the comics or prose, barely listened to the […]

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Hudson Hawk

1991 Silver Pictures/Tri-Star Pictures Directed by Michael Lehmann Produced by Joel Silver Screenplay by Steven E. de Souza/Daniel Walters Story by Bruce Willis/Robert Kraft There are those that will insist that HUDSON HAWK is a failure, a flop and a misguided project doomed from the outset to failure. I strongly disagree. It is a movie […]

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Sabotage

  2014 Albert S. Ruddy Productions Directed by David Ayer Produced by Bill Block, David Ayer, Ethan Smith, Paul Hanson and Palek Patel Written by Skip Woods and David Ayer Music by David Sardy Cinematography by Bruce McCleery Edited by Dody Dorn I’m going to put my neck out there and say that I truly […]

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Jackie Brown

1997 Miramax Films Directed by Quentin Tarantino Executive Produced by Elmore Leonard, Bob Weinstein & Harvey Weinstein Produced by Lawrence Bender Screenplay by Quentin Tarantino based on the novel “Rum Punch” by Elmore Leonard Music by James Newton Howard Cinematography by Guillermo Navarro Edited by Sally Menke My love affair with Pamela Michelle Byrd Grier […]

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Tower Heist

2011 Universal Pictures Directed by Brett Ratner Produced by Brian Grazer and Eddie Murphy Screenplay by Ted Griffin and Jeff Nathanson Story by Adam Cooper In the interest of full disclosure there are a few things I should get off my chest before getting into the review.  First, there’s the director Brett Ratner.  I thoroughly […]

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After The Sunset

2004 New Line Cinema Produced by Beau Flynn, Jay Stern and Tripp Vinson Directed by Brett Ratner Screenplay by Paul Zybyszewski and Craig Rosenberg Story by Paul Zybyszewski I strongly suspect that the main reason why AFTER THE SUNSET was filmed was so that the cast and crew could have one hell of a working vacation […]

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