Tag Archives: violent

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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Mom and Dad (2018)

Director: Brian Taylor Writer: Brian Taylor

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You Were Never Really Here (2018)

Director: Lynne Ramsay Writer: Lynne Ramsay (Based on the book by Jonathan Ames)

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Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017)

Director: S. Craig Zahler Writer: S. Craig Zahler

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The Good Son (1993)

Director: Joseph Ruben Writer: Ian McEwan

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The Equalizer (2014)

Director: Antoine Fuqua Writer: Richard Wenk (Based on the television series created by Michael Sloan and Richard Lindheim) Not great by any means but reasonably entertaining and better than I had expected.

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Falling Down (1993)

Director: Joel Schumacher Writer: Ebbe Roe Smith

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Django Unchained (2012)

Director: Quentin Tarantino Writer: Quentin Tarantino No one else could have made this movie this way and I loved every second of it.  By far the most entertaining and exciting film I saw this year.  There are still a number … Continue reading

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Drive (2011)

Director: Nicolas Winding Refn Writers: Hossein Amini (Based on a novel by James Sallis) Haven’t watched this since the day it came out in the theatre.  I just hooked up a surround sound system and after testing it out with … Continue reading

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Tyrannosaur (2011)

Director: Paddy Considine Writer: Paddy Considine Brutal, both physically and emotionally, British drama about a lonely old self-destructive man named Joseph (Peter Mullan) meeting Hannah (Olivia Colman) through a chance encounter.  She runs a Christian themed shop and is in … Continue reading

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