Category Archives: Movies

“The Lure” (2015)

“The Lure” centers on two sisters, Gold (Michalina Olszanska) and Silver (Marta Mazurek), who are anything but ordinary. In fact, they are mermaids. They have enchanting singing voices, and if that weren’t enough, they also have the ability to communicate … Continue reading

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“The Watcher in the Woods” (1980)

Paul Curtis, played by three time Emmy nominee David McCallum (The Man from U.N.C.L.E.), and his wife Helen, played by Golden Globe winner Carroll Baker (Baby Doll), move into an English mansion in the countryside. Paul is an opera conductor, … Continue reading

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“Black Widow” (2021)

The film “Black Widow” begins in 1995, and focuses on a family of four in Ohio, that are anything, but typical. The father, Alexei, played by Golden Globe nominee David Harbour (Stranger Things), is secretly the Red Guardian, Russia’s answer … Continue reading

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“A Christmas Carol” (1984)

There have been numerous versions of “A Christmas Carol” that have been performed on stage and screen, but the 1984 television movie, at least from all the productions I’ve seen, remains my favorite. Ebenezer Scrooge, brilliantly embodied by Oscar winner … Continue reading

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“Above Suspicion – Starring Game of Thrones Emilia Clarke”

The film “Above Suspicion” takes place in the Appalachian mountain town of Pikeville, Kentucky. Susan Smith, portrayed by BAFTA winner and four time Emmy nominee, Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), stars in, and narrates the movie. The film is based … Continue reading

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“Ted Bundy: American Boogeyman”

I can’t. I simply can’t bring myself to watch another film about Ted Bundy. How many movies can they make about this man? Enough is enough. I’ve seen the 1986 television movie, “The Deliberate Stranger,” which featured an excellent performance … Continue reading

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“By Dawn’s Early Light” (1990)

“By Dawn’s Early Light” was the last film, prior to the end of the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union, to ask the hypothetical question: What would happen if nuclear war were to take place between … Continue reading

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“Last Night in Soho”

The film “Last Night in Soho” centers on protagonist, Eloise ‘Ellie’ Turner, portrayed by Thomasin McKenzie (Jojo Rabbit). At the start of the film, Ellie lives in the countryside of Cornwall located in South West England. There she dreams of … Continue reading

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“Halloween Kills” (2021)

Michael Myers, an apex predator, a seemingly invincible killing machine, who has tallied a large body count since his first appearance on screen in 1978, has returned. Facing certain death from a blazing inferno at the end of “Halloween” 2018, … Continue reading

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“Stephen King’s Cat’s Eye”

“Cat’s Eye” begins with a nod to Stephen King fans. During the opening minutes, Cujo is shown chasing a cat, and Christine is being driven.. Apart from the presence of Cujo, the cat serves an important purpose in the film. … Continue reading

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