Captain America: Civil War

2016 Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Studios Directed by Anthony Russo & Joe Russo Produced by Kevin Feige Screenplay by Christopher Markus/Stephen McFeely Based on “Captain America” created by Jack Kirby & Joe Simon If you had asked me a couple of days ago what my favorite Marvel movie is, I’d have said with no hesitation at […]

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The Purge: Anarchy

2014 Universal Pictures Written and Directed by James DeMonaco Produced by Jason Blum, Andrew Form, Bradley Fuller, Sebastien Lemercier and Michael Bay In the interest of full disclosure I should be upfront and say that I had no interest at all in seeing THE PURGE: ANARCHY. I had seen “The Purge” at home about two […]

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Danger Word

2013 Dark Dream Productions/Little Light Productions Directed by Luchina Fisher Produced by Zainab Ali Co-Produced by Allo Greer and Alma Greerr Executive Producers: Steven Barnes, Tananarive Due and Luchina Fisher Written by Steven Barnes and Tananarive Due based on their short story “Danger Word” It kind of tickles me to no end that back in […]

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497 Movies You Oughta See

  Before we get to the actual list I pray you to indulge me for a bit as I give you the backstory behind 497 Movies You Oughta See. Ever since I started writing movie reviews and people were good enough to read and enjoy them they’ve been asking me a question: “I would love […]

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Jenny Ringo And The Monkey’s Paw

2011 A Chris Regan Production Written and Directed by Chris Regan Produced by Andrea Regan You do this reviewing thing long enough and eventually people will start assuming that you know what you’re talking about.  For better or worse.  Occasionally you may even get people who have made films on their own asking you to […]

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28 Days Later

2002 Fox Searchlight Pictures Directed by Danny Boyle Produced by Andrew Macdonald Written by Alex Garland The world of 28 DAYS LATER will be very familiar to those of us who have watched End of the World classics such as “The World, the Flesh and The Devil” and “The Omega Man”.  People are fascinated by […]

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Cursed

2005 Dimension Films Directed by Wes Craven Produced and Written by Kevin Williamson This is the shortest review I’ve ever written. Sit up straight and pay attention. I had always believed that “The Blue Lagoon” was the worst movie I’ve ever seen in my life. Then I saw CURSED. If you see stacks of CURSED […]

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