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REVIEW: BASTILLE DAY The French Confection

Directed by James WatkinsStarring Idris Elba, Richard Madden, Charlotte Le Bon, Kelly ReillyAssembled out of the leftover parts of a hundred better action movies but still managing to be generally entertaining ...
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REVIEW: 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE Gimme Shelter

Directed by Dan TrachtenbergStarring Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher, Jr.In deference to the film's highly secretive production and careful marketing campaign, let's start with this: 10 Cl...
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REVIEW: ASSASSINATION Korea Killers

Directed by Choi Dong-hoonStarring Jun Ji-hyun, Lee Jung-jae, Cho Jin-woong, Choi Deok-moon, Ha Jung-woo, Oh Dai-suNot to be confused with the 2015 Taiwanese film, The Assassin, which is going for a totally dif...
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REVIEW: TRIPLE 9 Cop Out

Directed by John HillcoatStarring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Casey Affleck, Antony Mackie, Clifton Collins, Jr., Kate WinsletThe obvious touchstones for this ill-conceived crime thriller are Heat and Training Day, but i...
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REVIEW: COP CAR Highway To Hell

Directed by Jon WattsStarring James Freedson-Jackson, Hays Wellford, Kevin BaconTwo young runaways, Travis (James Freedson-Jackson) and and Harrison (Hays Wellford) stumble across a seemingly abandoned police c...
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REVIEW: KISS KISS BANG BANG Back In Black

Directed by Shane BlackStarring Robert Downey, Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan, Corbin BernsenDid you get all crazy excited over the trailer for The Nice Guys? Boy howdy, I sure did. If not, I assume you hav...
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REVIEW: SECRET IN THEIR EYES Past Interest

Directed by Billy RayStarring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Dean Norris, Alfred MolinaReworking the 2009 Argentinian film The Secret In Their Eyes, which scooped the Best Foreign Language...
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REVIEW: SPECTRE Bond On The Run

Directed by Sam MendesStarring Daniel Craig, Christopher Waltz, Lea Saydoux, Naomie Harris, David Bautista, Ralph Fiennes, Ben WhishawWhen the dust has settled and we've got a bit of distance and perspective, D...