Danger Close
Action

Danger Close

Intense. I’m not sure how else to describe the Australian film Danger Close. I have never cursed, yelled, and shaken so much while watching a film. When they announce the Oscar for best picture, this is […]

Movies

Running with the Devil

The more movies I watch and review, the more I find myself interested in the story behind the film. I enjoy the movie, I enjoy the entertainment aspect of it, but I really enjoy understanding […]

3 Days with Dad
Drama

3 Days with Dad

Before I talk about this film, there’s two points that I want to address. The first is that everywhere I look, this film is tagged as a comedy and, I suppose, that’s a matter of […]

Satanic Panic
Horror

Satanic Panic

I knew that I had to watch Satanic Panic as soon as I saw the cast list. Jerry O’Connell has been a favourite of mine ever since I saw him in Stand be Me and […]

The Fanatic
Movies

The Fanatic

Fandom. The reactions of fans can be nothing short of crazy. They can be irrational, illogical, and ill-conceived. John Travolta’s new movie, The Fanatic, takes a look at what happens when fans cross a line […]

Burn
Movies

Burn

I finished this movie and I’m still not entirely sure what I just watched. Burn is an intensely dark thriller with one of the most interesting lead characters I’ve seen in a while. Melinda, played by […]

Biography

Driven (2018)

John DeLorean. When you’re a certain age, my age, that last name has a lot of nostalgia tied to it. Without the DeLorean, we wouldn’t have Back to the Future (as least as we know […]

Ode to Joy
Movies

Ode to Joy

By now, readers of my reviews will know that I’m a huge fan of romantic comedies. I’m always looking for the next big thing and I’ve been lucky enough to discover a few unexpected gems […]

A Score to Settle
Action

A Score to Settle

Nicolas Cage. As far as I’m concerned, that could be the end of this review. Cage is one of those actors that most movie viewers tend to love or hate, and they’ll decide right away […]

Astronaut
Drama

Astronaut

For many years, Mr. Holland’s Opus was among my favourite films and Richard Dreyfuss was along my favourite actors. So, when the opportunity to see his latest film landed in my mailbox, I was eager […]