Captain America: Civil War

2016 Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Studios Directed by Anthony Russo & Joe Russo Produced by Kevin Feige Screenplay by Christopher Markus/Stephen McFeely Based on “Captain America” created by Jack Kirby & Joe Simon If you had asked me a couple of days ago what my favorite Marvel movie is, I’d have said with no hesitation at […]

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Flight

2012 Paramount Pictures Directed by Robert Zemeckis Produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parks, Jack Rapke, Steve Starkey Written by John Gatins Denzel Washington is such a magnificent actor that’s easy to forget just how good he is because he does it on such a consistent basis. He’s one of the few actors that you […]

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Brooklyn’s Finest

2010 Overture Films Directed by Antoine Fuqua Produced  by Basil Iwanyk, John Langley, John Thompson and Elie Cohn Written by Michael C. Martin It struck me even back then as somewhat unusual and even slightly humorous  that the two police/crime movies to hit theaters that year were actually throwbacks.  “Cop Out” is a homage to […]

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Iron Man 2

2010 Paramount Pictures/Marvel Studios Directed by Jon Favreau Produced by Kevin Feige and Susan Downey Written by Justin Theroux Based on “Iron Man” created by Stan Lee, Larry Leiber, Don Heck and Jack Kirby and published by Marvel Comics. I think the success of the first “Iron Man” and IRON MAN 2 has to be […]

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After The Sunset

2004 New Line Cinema Produced by Beau Flynn, Jay Stern and Tripp Vinson Directed by Brett Ratner Screenplay by Paul Zybyszewski and Craig Rosenberg Story by Paul Zybyszewski I strongly suspect that the main reason why AFTER THE SUNSET was filmed was so that the cast and crew could have one hell of a working […]

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