Monthly Archives: December 2011

Red State (2011, 88 minutes, Rated R) 3 out of 5 stars

Inconsistent and ultimately mediocre genre-mishmash from Kevin Smith. Travis (Michael Angarano), Jarod (Kyle Gallner), and Billy-Ray (Nicholas Braun) are 3 high school buddies in an unnamed southern state. Early on we see a religious cult, The Five-Pointers (led by Abin … Continue reading

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The Disappearance of Alice Creed (2009, 96 minutes, Rated R) 3.5 out of 5 stars

Decent little British suspense thriller. It doesn’t break any new ground, but it tries to do what it is well and it succeeds for the most part. The movie opens quickly, with 2 men barricading and soundproofing the bedroom of … Continue reading

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Tell No One (2006, 131 minutes, Rated R, subtitled) 3 out of 5 stars

Convoluted and fairly standard thriller/whodunit based on the Harlan Coben book of the same name. Set in France, the movie stars Francois Cluzet (dude has to be related to Dustin Hoffman) as Alexendre Beck, a pediatriacian whose wife was murdered … Continue reading

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