Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Millionaire's Express Review

Millionaire’s Express AKA Shanghai Express* (1986)
Dir. Sammo Hung
Starring: Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Cynthia Rothrock, Yukari Oshima

Former outlaw Cheng (Hung) tries to bring financial success to his old hometown (and himself) by sabotaging a train of wealthy passengers in order to force them to spend money in the town. But this also causes several groups of thieves to enter the town seeking the passengers’ fortunes.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

The Salvation review

The Salvation (2014)
Dir. Kristian Levring
Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Eva Green, Jeffery Dean Morgan, Johnathan Pryce

After seeking revenge for the death of his wife and son, Jon (Mikkelsen) becomes targeted by the brother of his family’s killer.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Paroled - to Die Review

Paroled - to Die (1938)

Dir. Sam Newfield
Starring: Bob Steele, Karl Hackett, Budd Buster, Frank Ball

After being framed for a bank robbery, Doug Redfern (Steele) sets out to clear his name and find out who framed him.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Hondo review

Hondo (1953)
Dir. John Farrow
Starring: John Wayne, Geraldine Page, Michael Pate, Ward Bond

Hondo Lane (Wayne) befriends a woman (Page) and her son living near a band of warring Apaches.