The Bottom Line: Inspired by harrowing true events and real-life people, Torched is a must-read. In the summer of 1964, newly minted Methodist preacher Sam Ransom drives from Atlanta to his summer post in rural Mississippi. From the start, he knows they’re going to work him to the bone, as he’s expected to preach five […]
The best thriller films of all time.
The Bottom Line: Heart-pounding tales of a surgical intern that are both terrifying and profound. This medical thriller will stay with you long past the final chapter. Intern Jackson Cooper MD receives a call from a nurse convinced that she has made a terrible mistake that has put a patient’s life in immediate danger. Upon […]
The Bottom Line: A razor-sharp, rollicking legal thriller that deftly transforms the college admissions scandal into a hugely entertaining crime story. As Cheater’s Game opens, 20-year-old Kip Lassiter races his Tesla X through the Florida Everglades with twenty-five thousand dollars in cash hidden under the back seat. Soon, a Maserati pulls up alongside him, and two masked goons threaten […]
Even if you survived diretor Derek Cianfrance’s Blue Valentine, you’re probably plenty wary of his new crime thriller, The Place Beyond the Pines. Don’t be. Run, don’t walk, to see it. If there’s a better opening five minutes at the movies this year – which is all one uncut take, by the way – I’d […]
Way back in 2009, we offered our list of the top zombie films of all time (the original post appears bellow). After seeing World War Z, we’re back to update the list. First, a few words about why World War Z makes this coveted list. It earns plenty of merit for, frankly, delivering a better […]
You know we love Bourne, right? The original Bourne thriller even made our list of Top CIA Movies of all time! We even loved the Bourne Supremacy, which had all kinds of bad pre-release buzz due to crazy rumors about script issues and on-set fights with director Paul Greengrass. But the new Bourne? Meh. Sorry. […]
No James Bond film is complete without a she-spy with a naughty name, endless cleavage and a knife hidden in her knee boots. We rate the 5 best.
Paul Bettany is back on-screen after the debacle that was “Legion” in a post-apocalyptic adventure-horror movie “Priest”. Directed by Scott Stewart and also starring Cam Gigandet and Maggie Q, the movie hits the theaters this May on the very ominous Friday the 13th. Paul Bettany plays the role of well, a priest, a character which […]
I Saw The Devil is directed by the Korean genre master Kim Jee-woon known for A Tale of Two Sisters and The Good, The Bad, The Wierd. It stars Choi Min-sik as Kyung-chul, a sadistic psychopath who relishes killing. An incarnation of the Devil himself, he has most cruelly exterminated his defenceless prey time and […]
What would you do if you found out what was in store for you – try to interfere in destiny’s game plan or simply go with the flow? Matt Damon faces just such a dilemma in his latest flick Adjustment Bureau. David Norris (Damon) is a high profile politician just a breath away from being […]