Bill Scurry ★★★★
It's almost hard to reconcile the simple novice filmmaker Malick with the expansive, contemplative Malick we have today. This movie is a fairly direct character piece contingent on you buying…
Maybe not Michael Mann's best, but perhaps my favorite. This flawed film is like a perfect little ugly baby to me -- I'm in love with it from every angle.
Brent Disney ★★★★
EXT. CINERAMA DOME - FEBRUARY 1, 1980 - NIGHT
A twenty something couple walks out onto a bustling Sunset Boulevard having just seen AMERICAN GIGOLO.
WOMAN: That Richard Gere was…
Bill Scurry ★★★★½
One of the unheralded genre pictures of the 1980s, this HBO Films production came and went without recognition -- but now we can correct that oversight. Kris Kristofferson is flat-out…
Bill Scurry ★★½
This is preposterous and has not aged well -- but it's awesome. The lighting and set design are things of beauty, fully locating this somewhere inside of a Patrick Nagel…
Patrick Willems ★★★★½ 9
This is the kind of movie where when someone gets shot, their head explodes, the blood is super bright red, and Wang Chung is playing. Masterpiece.
brat pitt ★½ 11
the scene in the beginning where young hugh jackman gets away with stealing bread proves that this is an alternate timeline where jean valjean starts a circus instead of going…
Bill Scurry ★★★
Paul Schrader includes this in his "Man In a Room Grappling With His Morality" series of films, which includes "Taxi Driver," but it's more than that. Willem Dafoe plays a…