Film Review: Detroit (2017)

2017 in Cinema: Detroit, 2017 Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow Starring: John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith, Jason Mitchell, John Krasinski, Anthony Mackie   The unofficial third instalment to Kathryn Bigelow’s Based-On-True-Events films (including The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty). Detroit is an adaptation of the Detroit riots of 1967, spurred on by the dominantContinue reading “Film Review: Detroit (2017)”

Classic Film Review: The Hurt Locker (2009)

And the Oscar Goes to: The Hurt Locker, 2009 Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow Starring: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Ralph Fiennes   Sergeant First Class William James (Jeremy Renner, The House) is assigned the new team leader of a U. S. Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) unit in the Iraq war after an explosive killed formerContinue reading “Classic Film Review: The Hurt Locker (2009)”