Green Book

Green Book, 2018 film starring  Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali and Linda Cardellini.  Powerful story of a friendship that began in the midst of severe racism in the early 60’s. An Italian-American bouncer…

Heart And Souls

Heart And Souls, 1993 film starring  Robert Downey Jr., Charles Grodin, Alfre Woodard, Kyra Sedgwick and Tom Sizemore.  Good story that had potential. 1959 San Francisco four people who had never met share the same fate…

Gran Torino

Gran Torino, 2008 film starring Clint Eastwood, Bee Vang and Christopher Carley.  Eastwood can’t go wrong as a great actor and a great director. Walt Kowalski (Eastwood) is a Korean War veteran and widower…

6 Days

6 Days, 2017 film starring Jamie Bell, Mark Strong and Abbie Cornish.  The 1980 hostage taking at the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London. April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in…

The Challenger Disaster

The Challenger Disaster, 2019 film starring  Dean Cain, Glenn Morshower and Eric Hansen.  The only good part in this movie was the worst part in the story!  The acting was the disaster…

Havana

Havana, 1990 film starring  Robert Redford, Lena Olin, Alan Arkin.  Good pre revolution Cuba film. 1950’s Cuba, professional gambler Jack Weil (Redford) is looking for the big poker game not a woman.  He does however…

Frost / Nixon

Frost / Nixon, 2008 film starring  Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Kevin Bacon and Sam Rockwell.  The interview that shook America between British talk show host David Frost and disgraced former president Richard Nixon. For three…

Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody, 2018 film starring  Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton and Gwilym Lee.  Spectacular docu-drama on Freddy’s rise to Queen and the toll it took. It is the story of the legendary rock band…

A Star Is Born

A Star Is Born, 2018 film starring  Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott and Dave Chappelle.  An Oscar worthy film that I grudgingly admit was good. Cooper plays Jack, an aging alcoholic singer than meets…

Footloose

Footloose, 2011 Version starring  Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough, Dennis Quaid and Andie MacDowell.  Modern version of Kevin Bacon’s 1984 original. Ren MacCormack (Wormald) arrives in the small town of Bomont, Georgia after loosing his mother.  This…

LBJ

LBJ, 2016 film starring Woody Harrelson, Michael Stahl-David, Richard Jenkins and Jennifer Jason Leigh.  The sixties civil rights struggle from the White House side of things. Lyndon B. Johnson (Harrelson) is the focus of the film…

In The Line Of Fire

In The Line Of Fire, 1993 film starring  Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo and Dylan McDermott.  Eastwood can do no wrong in films! Clint Eastwood plays Frank Horrigan.  An aging secret service agent who still…