Starring: Scott Speedman (Underworld), Kelly Reilly (Calvary) and Brian Cox (Manhunter). Based on a true story, Citizen Gangster tells the story a working class family man and world war 2 hero who gets fed up with being so poor and becomes one of Canada’s most famous bank robbers.
A couple of months ago I did a recommendation for the movie, Videodrome (1983), with James Woods (Cat’s Eye). Now this movie told the story of how a killer (supposedly live) TV series was killing people… Now Videodrome turned out to be a truly fantastic film, and it got me to thinking of the other [...]
According to The Hollywood Reporter: Edwin Boyd, which was written and directed by: Nathan Morlando (Countdown), and which stars Scott Speedman (Underworld), Kevin Durand (Real Steel) and Brian Cox (Manhunter), which also recently won ‘Best Canadian First Feature’ at this years Toronto Film Fest. Now the U.S. rights to this movie were owned by Myriad [...]
An existential action flick about Scottish guys in kilts going on about honor during the middle ages? Really? You bet. It wouldn’t get the attention that Braveheart did a year later, but for my money, Rob Roy (1995) is as good, if not better. While a smaller film in terms of scope (there are no [...]
Everyone knows about Silence of the Lambs (1991) and its equally great sequels and prequel Hannibal (2001), Red Dragon (2002) and Hannibal Rising (2007). But did you know that before Sir Anthony Hopkins played the suave and sophisticated psychopath Dr. Hannibal Lecter, that there was another one to dawn that mantle? Thats right kiddies. Before [...]