Batman (1989)

Tim Burton brought the legend of Batman to the big screen with his vision of the comic book hero in the 1989 movie. Long before Christopher Nolan came along with the Dark Knight Trilogy, this movie was considered the crown jewel of all Batman movies, and Jack Nicholson was the best villain. Nicholson was already … More Batman (1989)

Batman Returns (1992)

Batman Returns is the second Tim Burton vision of the cape crusader. Headlined by Michael Keaton for the second straight film, his lousy guy acquaintances are superstars in their own right. Catwoman is played by Michelle Pfeiffer, The Penguin is Danny DeVito, and a corrupt business executive Max Shreck is Christopher Walken! You would have … More Batman Returns (1992)

Rambo (2008)

John Rambo came to the public eye 26 years ago in 1982. Since then, he’s travelled the world twice to save the day again and again. Retired and trying to make amends for past doings, his location really doesn’t allow for such a moment. Once again, our hero is recruited for an adventure and underestimated … More Rambo (2008)

Rambo III (1988)

We return to the Rambo series, where we find our hero John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) recruited to save his best friend in Afghanistan.  I have come to recognize through the years that movies set in the 1980s usually feature some reference to global politics that play a vital role in the story and characters who … More Rambo III (1988)