Directed by: Ron Howard Written by: David Koepp, Dan Brown Cast: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Omar Sy I always enjoy the movies based on Dan Brown’s books about Robert Langdon and his adventures. They are fast-paced and continuously interesting. Inferno focuses on Sandro Botticelli’s “Map of Hell,” which is based on Dante’s “Inferno.” Since I’ve never studied […]
“Darkness imprisoning me, all that I see, absolute horror…” Metallica “One” Directed by: David F. Sandberg Written by: Eric Heisserer, David F. Sandberg Cast: Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Maria Bello Swift shot: I can always tell when a horror movie is good when people around me start to make nervous jokes to mask their obvious fear. Towards the […]
Written and Directed by: Davi de Oliveira Pinheiro Cast: Rafael Tombini, Álvaro Rosa Costa, Ricardo Seffner If the world ended, would you be worried about catching a bad guy? One officer is still on the job, and he is dead set on catching his bad guy. The world has been turned upside down, ever since […]
Directed by: Rowan Joffé Cast: Nicole Kidman, Mark Strong, Colin Firth and Anne-Marie Duff I love a good suspense/mystery film, especially when the mystery concerns the mind or places its clues in the hero’s mind. A director named Alfred Hitchcock was amazingly good at that. With films like “Vertigo”, “Psycho”, and “Dial M for Murder”, […]
Gone Girl – This is one incredibly well-crafted whodunit that ultimately delivers a stunning lesson in trust and love. If you want to know what makes this film so great, you really just have to see it yourself! So, do that, soon, because people won’t be able to shut up about it for long. And, for the love of God, leave your kids at home! If not, be ready for therapy bills.