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  • Blackhat

    Blackhat

    ★★★

    Don't believe all of the reviews, this is not a totally horrible film, it is only a "moderately" horrible film. From start to finish the film has intermittent poor dialogue, gaps in logic, and (oddly) issues with sound through the duration of the picture. Once you get past the previously stated issues, this is just another fun Michael Mann thriller.

    There are two terrific gun-fight scenes, the one in the middle of the film being a stand-out (even for Mann's…

  • Black Sea

    Black Sea

    ★★½

    Although technically released in 2014, Black Sea is a late January 2015 release about a group of out of work (and mostly desperate) former submarine workers who are on a quest for unclaimed gold. The main character (Jude Law), known only as Captain Robinson, is a recently fired submarine lifer, who lost his family and social life due to his job.

    The overall story and plot to the film is pretty simple, and the characters play their parts well (for…