Browsing Tag

Thrillers

  • Revisiting John Huston: Treasure of the Sierra Madre

    It’s time for another edition of Revisiting John Huston. This week we’re talking about Huston’s 1948 masterpiece Treasure of the Sierra Madre. Let’s get into it. After The Maltese Falcon, Treasure…

  • Movie Review: ‘Side Effects’

    Side Effects is the perfect response to Broken City and Promised Land, two films that offered great potential but drowned themselves in shallowness, eschewing dimension and complexity to make the bad…

  • Review: ‘2012’

    There are several things that director Roland Emmerich (Independence Day, The Day After Tomorrow) doesn’t seem too concerned about in the bloated, CGI-laden disaster movie 2012. These include, but are not…

  • Review: ‘The Box’

    About a week ago a colleague of mine asked why in the world I wanted to go see The Box. I explained that I found the premise fascinating. What if you were…