Quiz Show (1994) Review

May 20, 2019 Julian Kennedy 1

Quiz Show gets overlooked when we talk about great films from the nineties but it really shouldn’t. It has aged exceptionally well and is in many ways more relevant today than during its initial run.

Defiance (2008) Review

May 19, 2019 Julian Kennedy 2

It is not that easy to make a mainstream Holocaust film, release it in December, and get no nominations* for Golden Globes or Oscars. Defiance is trying too hard.

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Review

May 12, 2019 Julian Kennedy 2

I know since it won a bunch of Oscars people like to call it a thriller but one character eats people, and another skins them alive and wears their skin as an outfit. I am going to go with a horror film for this one.

Kingpin (2003) Review

May 6, 2019 Julian Kennedy 0

After you watch the first twenty minutes, you will say to yourself hey this is cool. Do yourself a favor and turn off the TV. It is the only way to preserve the feeling.

Valkyrie (2008) Review

April 16, 2019 Julian Kennedy 0

Valkyrie… Valkyrie… Valkyrie Profile (SPOILER ALERT)  Valkyrie (2008): 6 out of 10: Roger Ebert pointed out a fundamental problem with Valkerie in his 1975 review […]