Tag Archives: detective

Cure (1997)

Director: Kiyoshi Kurosawa Writer: Kiyoshi Kurosawa First time watch. Good stuff. Very unsettling.

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The Guilty (2021)

Director: Antoine Fuqua Writer: Nic Pizzolatto (Based on the movie “Den Skyldige” written by Gustav Moller & Emil Nygaard Albertsen)

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Paprika (2006)

Director: Satoshi Kon Writers: Seishi Minakami & Satoshi Kon (Based on the novel by Yasutaka Tsutsui)

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Ghoulies IV (1994)

Director: Jim Wynorski Writer: Mark Sevi

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Running Scared (1986)

Director: Peter Hyams Writers: Gary DeVore and Jimmy Huston (Story by Gary DeVore) First time watch. Fun 80s buddy cop movie. Killer last act car chase.

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Spiral: From the Book of Saw (2021)

Director: Darren Lynn Bousman Writers: Josh Stolberg & Peter Goldfinger Had the opportunity to do something fresh with this franchise. Instead they brought back a lot of the same behind the scenes people as previous entries and it is just … Continue reading

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The Seven-Ups (1973)

Director: Philip D’Antoni Writers: Albert Ruben and Alexander Jacobs (Story by Sonny Grosso) First time watch. Features a really excellent car chase scene.

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Chinatown (1974)

Director: Roman Polanski Writer: Robert Towne Excellent. One of my all time favorites.

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The Driver (1978)

Director: Walter Hill Writer: Walter Hill Great! I love a cold 70s crime thriller.

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Shaft’s Big Score! (1972)

Director: Gordon Parks Writer: Ernest Tidyman (Based on characters created by Ernest Tidyman)

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