Star Trek Beyond

2016 Paramount Pictures/Skydance Media/Alibaba Pictures/Bad Robot Productions Directed by Justin Lin Produced by J.J. Abrams/Roberto Orci Written by Simon Pegg/Doug Jung Based on “Star Trek” created by Gene Roddenberry They say that the third time’s the charm and in the case of STAR TREK BEYOND I’d have to say that’s a fact. Not that the first […]

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Star Trek Into Darkness

2013 Paramount Pictures Directed by J.J. Abrams Produced by Bryan Burk, Damon Lindelof, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci Written by Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman and Damon Lindelof Based on “STAR TREK” created by Gene Roddenberry It was in the theaters 30 years ago and there have been ten Star Trek movies that came after it […]

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Star Trek

2009 Paramount Pictures Directed by J.J. Abrams Produced by J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof Written Robert Orci and Alex Kurtzman Based on “Star Trek” created by Gene Roddenberry For those of you who don’t know, I’ve been a fan of Star Trek ever since I can remember. It was a nightly ritual for me that […]

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Dredd

2012 Entertainment Film Distributors/Lionsgate Directed by Pete Travis Produced by Alex Garland and Andrew MacDonald Written by Alex Garland Based on the character “Judge Dredd” created by John Wagner and Carols Ezquerra I miss the huge eagle shoulder emblem and that honkin’ huge chain. Really. I can understand why that shoulder emblem is impractical for […]

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And Soon The Darkness (2010)

2010 Studio Canal/Anchor Bay Entertainment Directed by Marcos Efron Produced by Chris Clark, Lizzie Friedman, Karen Lauder and Deborah Marcus Screenplay by Jennifer Derwingson and Marcos Efron Based on the 1970 motion picture “And Soon The Darkness” In the first thirty seconds of the 2010 remake of AND SOON THE DARKNESS we see a bound, […]

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Priest

2011 Screen Gems Directed by Scott Stewart Produced by Michael DeLuca Written by Cory Goodman Based on the comic book series created by Min-Woo Hyung I have no idea why a movie like PRIEST didn’t click with audiences.  It almost got by me as I tried to watch it twice and both times fell asleep […]

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