RESEÑA: Knives Out

LA HISTORIA Un detective investiga la muerte de un patriarca de una familia excéntrica y combativa. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL-9Khv7wa4 LO BUENO El director Rian Johnson ama un buen misterio. A lo largo de su carrera diversa y ecléctica, el género ha estado presente de una forma u otra, desde un adolescente que investiga la desaparición de su … Continue reading RESEÑA: Knives Out

REVIEW: Knives Out

THE STORY A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sL-9Khv7wa4 THE INTRODUCTION Director Rian Johnson loves a good mystery. Throughout his diverse and eclectic career, the genre has been present in one form or another, from a teenager investigating the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend to a young girl looking … Continue reading REVIEW: Knives Out

REVIEW: Gemini Man

THE STORY An over-the-hill hitman faces off against a younger clone of himself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6orc_lHvJKY THE REVIEW Ang Lee is a particularly interesting director. Undoubtedly talented, the auteur tends to jump between different genres with varying degrees of success, from smaller scale dramas like Brokeback Mountain, to fantastical action epics such as Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon … Continue reading REVIEW: Gemini Man

REVIEW: The Standoff At Sparrow Creek

THE STORY During the course of a night a former cop-turned-militia man investigates a shooting at a police funeral which originated from one of the men that are within his militia. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cu8cfNMu99Y THE REVIEW Films set in one location always bring up an interesting prospect as filmmakers are forced to look towards other areas to … Continue reading REVIEW: The Standoff At Sparrow Creek

RESEÑA: The Standoff At Sparrow Creek

LA HISTORIA Durante el transcurso de una noche, un ex-policía convertido en militante investiga un tiroteo en un funeral de un policía que se originó a partir de uno de los hombres que están dentro de su milicia. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cu8cfNMu99Y LA RESEÑA Las películas ambientadas en una sola locación siempre presentan una perspectiva interesante, ya que … Continue reading RESEÑA: The Standoff At Sparrow Creek

REVIEW: Dragged Across Concrete

THE STORY Once two overzealous cops get suspended from the force, they must delve into the criminal underworld to get their proper compensation. THE REVIEW Ten years ago, if a film about two cops forced to make a living working in the criminal underworld starring Vince Vaughn and Mel Gibson had been released, it's easy … Continue reading REVIEW: Dragged Across Concrete