Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

2020 DC Films/Warner Bros. Pictures/LuckyChap Entertainment/Kroll & Co. Entertainment Clubhouse Pictures Directed by Cathy Yan Produced by Margot Robbie/Bryan Unkeless/Sue Kroll Written by Christina Hodson Based on “Birds of Prey” by Jordan B. Gorfinkel/Chuck Dixon Harley Quinn created by Paul Dini/Bruce Timm Music by Daniel Pemberton Cinematography by Matthew Libatique Edited by Jay Cassidy/Evan Schiff […]

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Shaft

  2019 New Line Cinema/Davis Entertainment/Khalabo Ink Society/Warner Bros. Pictures Directed by Tim Story Produced by John Davis Music by Christopher Lennertz Cinematography by Larry Blanford Edited by Conrad Buff IV Screenplay by Kenya Barris/Alex Barnow Based on “Shaft” by Ernest Tidyman Let’s get what I think are the two most important things out of […]

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John Wick: Chapter 3-Parabellum

2019 Thunder Road Pictures/87Eleven Productions/Summit Entertainment Directed by Chad Stahelski Produced by Basil Iwanyk/Eric Lee Screenplay by Derek Kolstad/Shay Hatten/Chris Collins/Marc Abrams Story by Derek Kolstad Music by Tyler Bates/Joel J. Richard Cinematography by Dan Laustsen Edited by Evan Schiff There’re many things I like about the “John Wick” series but the one thing near […]

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John Wick: Chapter 2

2017 Summit Entertainment/Thunder Road Pictures/87Eleven Productions Directed by Chad Stahelski Produced by Basil Iwanyk/Erica Lee Written by Derek Kolstad Music by Tyler Bates/Joel J. Richard Cinematography by Dan Laustsen Edited by Evan Schiff The first “John Wick” movie has astounding action, outrageous fight scenes, enough Gun Fu to satisfy John Woo and truly amazing stunts. […]

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Brick Mansions

2014 EuropaCorp/Warner Bros./Relativity Media Directed by Camille Delamarre Produced by Luc Besson, Ryan Kavanaugh and Tucker Tooley Written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen Music by Trevor Morris Cinematography by Christophe Collette Edited by Carlo Rizzo/Arthur Tarnowski I’m gonna save you a lot of time if you want to go back to web surfing, […]

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Shaft’s Big Score!

1972 MGM/Warner Bros. Directed and Music by Gordon Parks Produced and Written by Ernest Tidyman Cinematography by Urs Furrer Edited by Harry Howard There’s no way to accurately describe exactly how much of a huge impact the original “Shaft” had when it hit movie screens back in 1971. I was too young to see it […]

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The Killer

1989 Media Asia Written and Directed by John Woo Produced by Tsui Hark Music by Lowell Lo Cinematography by Peter Pau/Wong Wing-Hang Edited by Fan Kung-Ming Set the WayBack Machine for 1989, Sherman. We’ve got to go back a bit before I get into the meat of this review because it’s important. Trust me. Even […]

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