Oct 012013
 
Movie Trailer & Poster of the Day: Angel Heart

Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day No.439 – Angel Heart Allan Parker’s Mickey Rourke (back when he was great), Robert De Niro (back when he was also still great), and Lisa Bonet (back when people knew who she was) starring film Angel Heart is often forgotten about when mentioning truly great horror films. It’s strong influences from other genre’s have […]

Mar 042013
 
If You Can't Stand the Heat: The alarming decline of the cast of Heat

In 1995 when Michael Mann made the film Heat, a remake of his own 1989 TV movie L.A. Takedown, he was still best know for his work on the hit 80’s cop show Miami Vice. The shows style and bravado had shown much of Mann’s eye for scope, and the few films he had made […]

May 062012
 
My Letterboxd Lists: Update #2

Hello! So Letterboxd is open to the public now and all self respecting film fans should join and indulge in this great idea of a social network, come cataloging site, that basically caters solely for film fans. One of the features I have found I most enjoy about the site is the List function. With this […]

Nov 052011
 
Top 5: Robert De Niro films you might not have seen

Hello! Top 5: Robert De Niro films you might not have seen Robert De Niro is widely considered one of the greatest actors of all time, having burst onto the scene in the 1970’s with a dedication to his art that saw him creating and living his roles. Films like Mean Streets, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, […]

Mar 162010
 
Shutter Island

Hello! Well it finally arrived Shutter Island, the latest offering from one of my (and everybodies I assume) favorite directors Martin Scorsese. I have been a Scorsese fan ever since I watched Cape Fear at the age of 11 (I had very liberal parents). After falling in love with the controlled over the top nature of Scorsese […]