Category Archives: Crime Drama

My Review of ‘Shimmer Lake’ (2017)

When I heard about how this Netflix Original film told the story backwards, my first thought was of Memento. But this movie is anything but a knock-off. It’s about a bank robbery in a small town. And, like many small … Continue reading

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Part Four of ‘Inner Sanctum’ (1948)

If you haven’t seen the first three parts of this film, no worries! I’ll include a link to the previous three parts in the video. But now it’s time to finish off this turkey bring matters to a close! So, … Continue reading

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My Review of ‘Get Carter’ (1971)

This week’s review is in video-only mode, because it’s kind of hard to transcribe images. 🙂 Nonetheless, here are a few more random images from the film. FYI, not exactly a chick-flick, depending on the chick, of course! 🙂 PS: … Continue reading

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My Review of ‘Sicario’ (2015)

I’m going to warn you right up front that I discuss enough of the plot details that you may find them a bit of a spoiler. I’ve tried to keep out a LOT, but even so, my intent is to … Continue reading

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My Review of ‘Hell or High Water’ (2016)

This film has been hailed by critics as a revitalization of the Western movie. And it lives up to its hype. The movie jumps into action from the opening scene. Two brothers, divorced dad Toby (played by Chris Pine) and … Continue reading

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Five Minutes to Live — Part Three

Once again, it’s time for The Saturday Matinee! This week’s B-movie disaster feature is Part Three of a movie with the highly unexpected unusual appearance by Johnny Cash! It’s called Five Minutes to Live! I’ll give you five seconds to decide how … Continue reading

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My Review of ‘Jackie Brown’ (1997)

Being that Quentin Tarantino is a director I love (along with many others—too many to name), it’s hardly a surprise that I consider this film to be completely awesome. Based on the novel Rum Punch by Elmore Leonard (which I … Continue reading

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Part Two of ‘Five Minutes to Live’

Hello all! 🙂 Today I have for your viewing pleasure Part Two of Five Minutes to Live! So … with apologies to Austria, Germany, and Switzerland (where this public domain film has been blocked on YouTube for God knows what … Continue reading

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The Saturday Matinee — ‘Five Minutes to Live’

Is it Saturday already? My how time flies when you’re struggling to catch up having BIG FUN! 🙂 I intended to feature Part One of Five Minutes to Live. However, according to YouTube, it would violate copyright in three countries. Or … Continue reading

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