Synopsis: Following the events of CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR (2016), Prince T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) must accept the burden of a kinghood for the African nation of Wakanda despite his own nervousness about being ready. He accepts the responsibility of becoming the leader and protector of the nation only to learn that an old national enemy […]Read more "MONDAY MOVIES: BLACK PANTHER"
When you tick off the Outfit (aka the syndicate or the mob) and they know your face, you can’t expect to live long. After Parker’s quasi-victory in THE HUNTER, he has to make the Outfit’s job of finding him and erasing him as difficult as possible. He does this by getting a new face from […]Read more "CONSIDERING WESTLAKE: THE MAN WITH THE GETAWAY FACE"
Synopsis: Porter (Mel Gibson) is hot on the trail of revenge. A former partner Val Resnick (Greg Henry) convinced him to go in on a robbery and then decided to take the complete haul for himself. Porter’s wife Lynne (Deborah Kara Unger) was in on the double cross and shot Porter in the back. The […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: PAYBACK"
When his son Ray gets out of the air force, Will Kelly breaks his rule about not going to New York City. It will be the last mistake of Will Kelly’s life. The Chrysler comes out of nowhere while father and son are on the road heading home. A passenger in the Chrysler sticks a […]Read more "CONSIDERING WESTLAKE: 361"
Synopsis: Walker (the indomitable Lee Marvin) is on the trail, hunting for revenge and his stolen share of the loot. His targets are traitorous partner Mal (John Vernon) and traitorous wife Lynne Walker (Sharon Acker). When those targets vanish without delivering Walker the satisfaction he craves, he moves up the food chain. The result is […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: POINT BLANK"
The heist was perfect, the money was good, but his partners were neither. Mal Resnick left Parker for dead, making off with all the cash and Parker’s wife. Mal should have made double damned sure Parker was dead. Now, Parker is back and hungry for revenge. A ruthless man, he will not rest until he […]Read more "CONSIDERING WESTLAKE: THE HUNTER"
Synopsis: A convicted car thief (Viggo Mortensen), a new warden (Lane Smith), a prison board adviser (Chelsea Field), a sympathetic but hard-nosed guard captain (Arlen Dean Snyder), as well as numerous secondary convict and screw characters discover there is more to fear in their Wyoming prison than hidden shivs in the lunchroom. This place is […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: PRISON"