Classic Film Review: Aliens (1986)

‘It always amazes me when I see a film that’s older than I am look as good as this film does’ Aliens, 1986 Directed by: James Cameron Written by: James Cameron Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Lance Henriksen   This is one of those rare occasions where the sequel takes what the original created, andContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Aliens (1986)”

Classic Film Review: Howard the Duck (1986)

Marvel vs. DC: Howard the Duck, 1986 Directed by: Willard Huyck Starring: Chip Zien, Lea Thompson, Jeffrey Jones, Tim Robbins   Marvel’s first major theatrical release nearly caused the acting careers of Lea Thompson (Back to the Future) and Tim Robbins to end (Lea Thompson had to accept a film she had previously rejected), pickedContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Howard the Duck (1986)”

Classic Film Review: Platoon (1986)

And the Oscar Goes to: Platoon, 1986 Directed by: Oliver Stone Starring: Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen   Being a millennial, it’s quite easy to forget everything about Charlie Sheen except for two things: Two and a Half Men and his meltdown in 2011, but believe it or not he can (or could) act.Continue reading “Classic Film Review: Platoon (1986)”