Synopsis: When Shelia Morris (Janet Agren) is called down to the police station, she knows only that it’s about her missing sister Diana (Paola Senatore). Is she in some kind of trouble? Well, maybe. The cops aren’t sure. However, her name has been tied to a man who was running around The City (and the […]Read more "SHOCKtober Movies: Eaten Alive!"
Synopsis: When a pair of uncouth murderers (David Arquette and the recently departed Sid Haig) flee a posse and cross into a strange burial ground, they cannot know the horror they will unleash. One of them falls almost immediately and the other flees. Unlike what the Good Book says, this guilty man is pursued. From […]Read more "SHOCKtober Movies: Bone Tomahawk"
Synopsis: Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) enjoyed a starring role in the popular television western, BOUNTY LAW, during its run in the 1950s. However, by 1969 he and his stunt man Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) are no longer rising stars. Rick struggles to get jobs as the heavy in a variety of television shows, while Cliff […]Read more "I DIDN’T HAVE A CHANCE: ONCE UPON A TIME . . . IN HOLLYWOOD"
One comic book property (among many, many others) is lighting up our viewing of late. That would be the Amazon Studios original series THE BOYS (2019), which is based off the satiric, horrific, disgusting, but nevertheless fascinating comic by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. Now, Ennis has long been one of my favorite scribes for […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: CASTLEVANIA"
Synopsis: Following a massive earthquake strong enough to break off LA from the continent and Christian fundamentalism’s rise to take over US government, America becomes a proud, pious utopia (or a dystopia to those who aren’t buying in to that particular form of Christianity). An elected for life President (Cliff Robertson) rules the nation with […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAY: ESCAPE FROM LA"
Synopsis: Where do I even begin to describe what happens in this flick? We open with an extended short film about a man called Swaz robbing a bank with a kid because his wife is in the hospital and he needs the money, and then fleeing but not quite getting away from hordes of police […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: BAD BLACK"
Synopsis: The last time expert wheelman Crunch Calhoun (Kurt Russell) worked with his no good brother Nicky (Matt Dillon) on a job (swindling a painting from a European mobster), he ended up in a Warsaw prison for seven years. Well, five and a half with good behavior. Now that he’s out, Crunch is no longer […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: THE ART OF THE STEAL"