Tag Archives: crime

The Silent Partner (1978)

Director: Daryl Duke Writer: Curtis Hanson (Based on the novell “Think of a Number” by Anders Bodelsen) Had never heard of this before I came across it on Criterion Channel. Terrific crime thriller. Can’t go wrong with Gould and Plummer!

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Kajillionaire (2020)

Director: Miranda July Writer: Miranda July I loved this. Very odd.

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Low Blow (1986)

Director: Frank Harris Writer: Leo Fong (Story by Leo Fong)

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Better Watch Out (2017)

Director: Chris Peckover Writers: Zack Kahn & Chris Peckover (Story by Zack Kahn)

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Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)

Director: John Sturges Writer: Millard Kaufman (Based on the short story “Bad Time at Honda” by Howard Breslin) Came across it on Criterion Channel and had never heard of it before. Great movie!

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House of Games (1987)

Director: David Mamet Writer: David Mamet Story by Jonathan Katz & David Mamet

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A Bluebird in My Heart (2019)

Director: Jeremie Guez Writer: Jeremie Guez (Based on the novel “The Dishwasher” by Dannie M. Martin)

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Butt Boy (2020)

Director: Tyler Cornack Writers: Tyler Cornack & Ryan Koch Props to the director and writers for turning such a dumb one joke premise into an actual feature.

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Let the Corpses Tan (2018)

Directors: Helene Cattet & Bruno Forzani Writers: Helene Cattet & Bruno Forzani (Based on the novel by Jean-Patrick Manchette & Jean-Pierre Bastid) This movie is wild!

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Cobra (1986)

Director: George P. Cosmatos Writer: Sylvester Stallone (Based on the novel “Fair Game” by Paula Gosling) Kinda good in that cliche 80s action movie kind of way.

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