Doctor Strange

2017 Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Studios Directed by Scott Derrickson Produced by Kevin Feige Written by Jon Spaihts/Scott Derrickson/C, Robert Cargill Based on “Doctor Strange” by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko Fourteen movies into the Marvel Cinematic Universe and for me the question is not if/when Marvel Studios will make a bad movie. It’s if they […]

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Sunshine

2007 Fox Searchlight Pictures Directed by Danny Boyle Produced by Andrew MacDonald Written by Alex Garland Cinematography by Alwin H. Kuchler Film Editing by Chris Gill Music by John Murphy/Underworld My wife Patricia got turned onto Danny Boyle when she insisted on seeing “28 Days Later” when we were on vacation in Florida.  She loved […]

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Dirty Pretty Things

2002 BBC Films/Miramax Directed by Stephen Frears Written by Steven Knight Produced by Robert Jones and Tracey Seaward Music by Nathan Larsen Cinematography by Chris Menges Edited by Mick Audsley One of the things that made “Serenity” so memorable was the performance of Chiwetel Ejiofor as The Operative, the movie’s main bad guy.  Even though […]

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