Category Archives: Crime Movies

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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Part Six of ‘The Great Flamarion’ (1945)

Guess what? The End is Here! Of the movie, that is. 🙂 Check out the previous part posted here. And get ready for the Big Finish of The Great Flamarion! Enjoy! 🙂

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My Review of ‘Thief’ (1981)

I happened across this film by accident one evening, and was instantly drawn in by the description. It’s one of those heist movies in which the protagonist is a professional criminal who wants to make one last big score before … Continue reading

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Reel Infatuation with De Niro and Grodin in ‘Midnight Run’

Not long ago, someone asked me to recommend a good comedy. This movie was one that came right to mind. When I told this person that Robert De Niro was hilarious in it, the response was one of complete disbelief. … Continue reading

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My Review of ‘Los Angeles Overnight’ (2018)

There’s so much I could say about this film that it’s hard to know where to start. But here’s what I’ve got. The opening scenes evoke classic “We’re in La La Land” imagery. However, before we’re treated to a flowing … Continue reading

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My Review of ‘Nox’ (2019)

I’m always awed when someone can tell a complex story in a short time. The film Nox is an excellent example of that. The opening shots of a nighttime vista of water and woods sweep across the screen, with the … 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 ‘Trouble Is My Business’ (2018)

One of the nice things about Trouble Is My Business is that it makes no bones about exactly what it is. Clearly, the film is a love letter to the movies of yesteryear—specifically, those in the film noir style. Having … Continue reading

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Part Four of ‘The Invisible Man Vs. The Human Fly’

Yes, once again, it’s time for another part of a barely comprehensible bizarre unique sci-fi/crime/post-atomic/fantasy/horror (?) B-movie. Please feel free to suggest a genre for this film! 🙂 Check out my film reviews by clicking here! And please share this post! … Continue reading

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