Tag Archives: Denzel Washington

Devil in a Blue Dress

Now, usually when someone tells me ‘There’s nothin’ to worry about’, I look down to see if my fly is open. As much as I prefer New York to Los Angeles, southern California somehow lends itself to film noir better than … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2 Guns

You gotta admit, that was kinda fun. The summer is usually good for one perfect action movie a year.  I’m going to include superhero movies in this category.  Surprisingly, there is rarely more than one.  It seems like 2 Guns (2013) … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The 2013 Academy Awards: Will and Should

And the winner is… This morning, Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone announced the nominees for the 2013 Academy Awards.  Voting: “Regular awards are presented for outstanding individual or collective film achievements in up to 25 categories. Members from each of the branches vote … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Flight

Brace for impact. Whip Whitaker (Denzel Washington) wakes up in a daze.  A beautiful, very naked, woman (Nadine Velazquez) paces the room while he tries to get himself together.  His wife calls looking for money to send their son to a … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Safe House

The’ll say, “We’ll take it from here.”  That’s when you know you’re screwed. I don’t like it when the CIA is the bad guy–the cynical rogue agency that goes around killing people and efficiently/ruthlessly cleaning up when things get messy. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Power

Sing, sing, sing. To State of the Union (1948), The Candidate (1972), Primary Colors (1998), and Ides of March (2011) you can add Power (1986) to your list of essential campaign films.  Richard Gere plays Peter St. John, a campaign manager … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment