Film Review: Breaking In (2018)

‘Knowing the typical dynamic between burglar and home-owner is switched slightly […] it adds this tension and intrigue in the characters’ 2018 in Cinema: Breaking In Directed by: James McTeigue Starring: Gabrielle Union, Billy Burke, Richard Cabral, Ajiona Alexus, Levi Meaden   After the death of her father, Shaun (Gabrielle Union) is left as theContinue reading “Film Review: Breaking In (2018)”

Classic Film Review: The Dark Night (2008)

Marvel vs. DC: The Dark Knight, 2008 Directed by: Christopher Nolan Starring: Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger, Gary Oldman, Aaron Eckhart, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Morgan Freeman   After the successful Batman Begins rebooted the franchise that Batman & Robin tried to kill, Christian Bale (Batman Begins) returns as Batman and is faced with The JokerContinue reading “Classic Film Review: The Dark Night (2008)”

Classic Film Review: The Godfather Part II (1974)

And the Oscar Goes to: The Godfather Part II, 1974 Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola Starring: Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro, Talia Shire, Morgana King, John Cazale, Marianna Hill, Lee Strasberg   One of only two sequels to win the Best Picture Oscar (the other being The Lord of the Rings:Continue reading “Classic Film Review: The Godfather Part II (1974)”

Classic Film Review: The Godfather (1972)

And the Oscar Goes to: The Godfather, 1972 Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola Starring: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard Castellano, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden, John Marley, Richard Conte, Diane Keaton   If you ask any respectable film reviewing company about their list of top films, sooner or later you’ll come across Francis FordContinue reading “Classic Film Review: The Godfather (1972)”

Classic Film Review: The Departed (2006)

And the Oscar Goes to: The Departed, 2006 Directed by: Martin Scorsese Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg, Martin Sheen, Ray Winstone, Vera Farmiga, Alec Baldwin   A remake of a 2002 Hong Kong film Internal Affairs, The Departed, an American crime drama film, sports an A-list cast including Leonardo DiCaprio, (Titanic) (Billy),Continue reading “Classic Film Review: The Departed (2006)”