"I'm gonna take you to the bank, Senator Trent. To the blood bank!"
Emily the Criminal 2022
Good central Aubrey Plaza performance but unoriginal plot and groan worthy conclusion make it a watch once and forget it kind of thing.
The Sea Wolf 1941
It's a tribute to what exemplary careers both star Edward G Robinson and director Michael Curtiz had in Hollywood that a film this excellent wouldn't be generally considered amongst their top films. Tight script, not a wasted scene to be had. Robinson's character is a merciless brute but the discovery of a literature collection and love of poetry reveals a complex conflicted villain. Of the side characters Gene Lockhart's Dr. Louis makes the biggest impression as a once noble doctor…
Body of Evidence 1993
Infamously bad erotic thriller is more notable at this point for its amazing imdb trivia page than anything that happens in it.
-Madonna's acting coach quit just before production began, claiming that "she thinks she knows everything". (Believable and hilarious)
-Madonna had five personal assistants for this film, including her own hairstylist, make-up artist and personal trainer. (Easily believable as well)
-Two of Madonna's more infamous scenes (one involving dripping candles, the other requiring her to masturbate) were improvised.…
Inchon is one of those movies where the IMDB trivia section feels like it deserves a whole movie onto itself. Highlights:
-Laurence Olivier was interviewed during the film's production and explained why he agreed to be part of its cast: "People ask me why I'm playing in this picture. The answer is simple. Money, dear boy. I'm like a vintage wine. You have to drink me quickly before I turn sour. I'm almost used up now and I can feel…