• Survival of the Dead (420/245)

    by  • 9/2/2011 • movies • 0 Comments

    SURVIVAL OF THE DEAD (Netflix) – Followup to DIARY OF THE DEAD with the return of Sarge Nicotine Crockett in a more central role. Apparently the …OF THE DEAD series didn’t believe in bringing back characters from past films. Well, that or the actors had better things to do that reprise their role in a […]

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    Blitz, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (419/244)

    by  • 9/1/2011 • movies • 0 Comments

    BLITZ (Netflix) – Junkie cops, bad cops with hearts of gold, a serial killer going after cops… and yet somehow it was so very boring. I couldn’t care about Statham’s hard ass cop character or the WPC in rehab. Nothing compelling. BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID (Netflix) – Not really a Western film in […]

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    True Grit, L’Illusioniste, Wild Seven (108/67)

    by  • 3/8/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    TRUE GRIT (Netflix) – This time it’s the 1969 version with John Wayne and Kim Darby as the leads. I didn’t really like the ending in the recent remake, and I really didn’t like the ending on this one. The film itself is fine, even if I don’t buy Darby’s portrayal of a mourning daughter […]

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    True Grit (58/35)

    by  • 2/4/2011 • film • 0 Comments

    TRUE GRIT (AMC) – I think that I could watch this film a couple more times, and I’ll definitely watch the John Wayne version as well where 24 hours previously I wouldn’t have thought about doing so. Westerns aren’t usually a big draw for me, but this one is written and acted so well. I […]

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