The border between the U.S. and Mexico is a dangerous place and these dangers would not be stopped by a simple wall. Sicario, Denis Villeneuve’s new film, makes it clear that there are bad guys on all sides. If you try to live by procedure, you can only get lost in the desert. Sicario doesn’t let down, even from the...
Ridley Scott has conquered the final frontier with The Martian. This intergalactic, realistic journey proves that the director has returned to form. Andy Weir’s best-selling novel makes a seamless and effortless transition to the big screen thanks to screenwriter Drew Goddard. Scott and Goddard take a scientific, yet humanist vision and produce a larger than life film. The Martian is about the will...
Some movies are so bizarre and weird that you just can’t believe they exist until you see them. Beat The Devil, John Huston’s 1953 film starring Humphrey Bogart, is one such film. Despite the film’s public domain status, it remains one of the funniest projects in Huston’s career and even features a script written with Truman Capote. Beat The Devil...
NC-17 film short on plot despite gripping storyline