The Game (1997)

The Game came out in 1997, which means I’ve had over two decades to deconstruct this movie time and time again. Even viewing this crazy story today, I still don’t quite understand the finer details of it all. As a fan of Michael Douglas’s career, the only thing I learnt from this particular role is … More The Game (1997)

Red Eye (2005)

It is hard to create a compelling drama on an airplane. The environment is very tight, and there isn’t much room to move and perform. Those shortcomings didn’t stop Wes Craven from giving us another thrill ride.  Rachel McAdams is Lisa, a hotel manager, who is on a flight with a good looking guy named … More Red Eye (2005)

Derailed (2005)

Derailed is the kind of murder mystery with many twists and turns that even when you think you got it all figured out, you don’t.  I’ve enjoyed Clive Owen’s work for a long time, and for me, this is one of my favourite roles outside of his portrayal as King Arthur. He’s Charlie Schine, a … More Derailed (2005)

Deep Impact (1998)

In some marriages, couples argue over chores or money. In my house, our debates are usually centred around movies, and sometimes they run deep. Deep Impact will be one of my wife’s favourite movies of all-time, yet I was never on that bandwagon. I am a proud member of the Armageddon fan club because I … More Deep Impact (1998)

Unforgiven (1992)

It was about a decade ago that I borrowed Unforgiven from a friend. He couldn’t believe that I had never watched this iconic western and best picture winner. After my first viewing, I went on to rate the movie 8/10 on IMDb. Somehow Unforgiven ended up in my movie collection even though I believe it … More Unforgiven (1992)