Trance [2013] Movie Review Recommendation

Trance [2013]

Trance sort of snuck up on me and appeared out of nowhere, demanding attention. Directed by none other than Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, 28 Days Later, Slumdog Millionaire) and starring James...
Redemption AKA Hummingbird [2013] Movie Review Recommendation

Redemption AKA Hummingbird [2013]

Whenever I see that another Jason Statham movie is out (this guy practically invented a genre called Statham-movies), I have mixed feelings about it. First of all, I know that I will be entertained and the...
The Numbers Station [2013] Movie Review Recommendation

The Numbers Station [2013]

How to make the most of the small budget is a question that the makers of The Numbers Station know the answer to. Starring John Cusack and Malin Akerman, this movie is nice thriller that I am sure will be...
Savages [2012] Movie Review Recommendation

Savages [2012]

While most of the old school directors are having trouble integrating into this new society, movie-wise, Oliver Stone managed not only to follow current trends, but also to be one-step ahead of them. Savages...
Broken City [2013] Movie Review Recommendation

Broken City [2013]

With more and more great thrillers coming out of the closet, I declare this year, the year of the thriller. And they are all good, focusing on the characters and story, really old school, when men were men...
Vehicle 19 [2013] Movie Review Recommendation

Vehicle 19 [2013]

OK, we get it, Paul Walker is a really good driver. After the enormous success of the Fast and Furious franchise, Vehicle 19 starring Mr. Walker seems like a budget version of the real thing. But only seems....
Snitch [2013] Movie Review Recommendation

Snitch [2013]

The Rock is The Man. Who knew that a professional wrestler, looking like that, could pull off such a performance, but then again, professional wrestling is all about acting... We have seen Dwayne Johnson's...
Killer Joe [2011] Movie Review Recommendation

Killer Joe [2011]

Directed by William Friedkin, Friedkin, Friedkin, well that sounds familiar... Hmm let me try to remember on my own, without wiki or imdb, holy fucking balls, it's The William Friedkin! Yes, the director of...
Jack Reacher [2012] Movie Review Recommendation

Jack Reacher [2012]

Based on a book by Lee Child, Jack Reacher is a pretty straightforward flick, with good structure, goals and everything else. It reminds me of those really good TV movies from the eighties, where everything is...
Pawn [2013] Movie Review Recommendation

Pawn [2013]

Pawn. Pawn is the reason why I watch too many boring or just plain bad movies. Out of every 20 bad movies there is one, just one, as awesome as this one.
Compliance [2012] Movie Review Recommendation

Compliance [2012]

Some movies just sneak up on you, and they're so good that no matter when or where you watch them you will be amazed and overwhelmed. Especially when those movies are so well directed and feature a talented...
13 Tzameti [2005] Movie Review Recommendation

13 Tzameti [2005]

Remember the movie 13 that I reviewed a couple of years ago, well this is the original French movie, a hundred times better than the remake (although they both have the same director). I know it sounds...
Cleanskin [2012] Movie Review Recommendation

Cleanskin [2012]

You watched Skyfall, but just can't get enough of the British Secret Service shenanigans, or you just wanna see a good spy thriller? Cleanskin, starring Sean Bean and Charlotte Rampling, may be  right for...
Intacto [2001] Movie Review Recommendation

Intacto [2001]

After a small break, we are continuing our exploration of Spanish cinema, this time with a thriller that we might label as supernatural, although it seems that it isn't. Is there such a thing as luck, and are...