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  • The Invisible Man

    The Invisible Man

    ★★★½

    THE INVISIBLE MAN (15)
    D: Leigh Whannell
    Universal/Blumhouse/Goalpost/Nervous Tick (Jason Blum & Kylie du Fresne)
    US/Australia 2020
    124 mins

    Thriller/Horror

    W: Leigh Whannell [based on the novel by H.G. Wells]
    DP: Stefan Duscio
    Ed: Andy Canny
    Mus: Benjamin Wallfisch

    Elisabeth Moss (Cecilia Kass), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Adrian Griffin), Aldis Hodge (James Lanier), Storm Reid (Sydney Lanier), Harriet Dyer (Emily Kass)

    Loosely based on H.G. Wells' novel and originally intended to be part of Universal's "Dark Universe" series of films (put on permanent…

  • Criminal

    Criminal

    ★★

    CRIMINAL (18)
    D: Ariel Vromen
    Summit/Millennium (J.C. Spink, Jake Weiner, Mark Gill, Matt O'Toole & Christa Campbell)
    US 2016
    113 mins

    Action/Thriller

    W: Douglas Cook & David Weisberg
    DP: Dana Gonzales
    Ed: Danny Rafic
    Mus: Brian Tyler

    Kevin Costner (Jerico Stewart), Ryan Reynolds (Bill Pope), Gal Gadot (Jill Pope), Gary Oldman (Quaker Wells), Tommy Lee Jones (Dr. Micah Franks)

    What starts off as a Bourne Identity style spy thriller wanes off into run-of-the-mill action hokum with an incredibly tedious plot.
    The memories…

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  • Dragonslayer

    Dragonslayer

    ★★★

    DRAGONSLAYER (PG)
    D: Matthew Robbins
    Paramount/Disney (Hal Barwood & Howard W. Koch]
    US 🇺🇸 1981
    109 mins

    Fantasy/Adventure

    W: Hal Barwood & Matthew Collins
    DP: Derek Vanlint
    Ed: Tony Lawson
    Mus: Alex North

    Peter MacNicol (Galen), Caitlin Clarke (Valerian), Ralph Richardson (Ulrich of Cragganmore), John Hallam (Tyrian), Peter Eyre (King Casiodorus)

    A co-production between Paramount and Disney, when the latter was trying to appeal to a more mature audience prior to the founding of Touchstone Pictures, Dragonslayer is a fantasy adventure with…

  • Gomorrah

    Gomorrah

    ★★★½

    GOMORRAH (18)
    D: Matteo Garrone
    Fandango/RAI (Domenico Proacci)
    Italy 🇮🇹 2008
    137 mins

    Crime/Drama

    W: Maurizio Braucci, Ugo Chiti, Gianni DiGregorio, Matteo Garrone, Massimo Gaudioso & Roberto Saviano [based on the novel by Roberto Saviano]
    DP: Marco Onorato
    Ed: Marco Spoletini

    Salvatore Abruzzese (Toto), Gianfelice Imparato (Don Ciro), Ciro Petrone (Ciro), Maria Nazionale (Maria), Toni Servillo (Franco)

    Based on investigating reporter Roberto Saviano's novel, Gomorrah portrays the Mafia culture so deep-rooted in the Italian city of Naples that almost every person…