Review – Mission: Impossible – Fallout

"(FALLOUT) fires on all cylinders, then takes those cylinders, supercharges them, fills them all with nitroglycerin, puts each one in its own microwave within a nuclear power plant, sets the timers for 5 seconds, and then yells, 'RUUUUUUN!' just to see what happens."

#ThrowbackThursday – Unfaithful

Original US release date: May 8, 2002 Production budget: $50,000,000 Worldwide gross: $119,137,784 Adrian Lyne's Unfaithful was an erotic thriller back in 2002 - before another franchise came along with its own version that glorified physical and emotional abuse.  There's none of that, here, as this film highlights and calls out the characters on their bad... Continue Reading →

109. Patriots Day

When I first saw the opening seconds of the Patriots Day trailer, I briefly thought it was another, late-running trailer for Deepwater Horizon.  Of course, it became clear that it was a film about the Boston Marathon bombing in fairly short order, but the similarities shouldn't be surprising.  Both films star Mark Wahlberg and are... Continue Reading →

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