Danny Collins (2015)

release date: 10 April 2015 (Canada) run time: 106 mins rated: 14A considered: Comedy, Drama, Music director: Dam Fogelman starring: Al Pacino, Jennifer Garner, Melissa Benoist, Nick Offerman, Bobby Cannavale, Josh Peck, Christopher Plummer, Annett Bening, Aarti Mann, Katarina Cas, Giselle Eisenberg, Anne McDaniels, Eric Lange, Brian Smith, Michael Patrick McGill movie summary: Danny Collins (Al Pacino) is a rock legend. He’s … More Danny Collins (2015)

Film Club: Heat

  In the February 2015 edition of Film Club, hosted by Kieron at http://whataboutthetwinkie.com/, we discussed the 1995 crime drama Heat. This film is considered a great movie because it was the first time Al Pacino and Robert De Niro shared a scene together on camera. Check out what the group thought of this epic game … More Film Club: Heat

Insomnia (2002)

run time: 118 mins rated: 14A considered: Crime, Mystery, Thriller starring: Al Pacino, Robin WIlliams, Hilary Swank movie summary: Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn’t set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen. (www.imdb.com) my thoughts: Insomnia stars Al Pacino as Will Dormer, a hot-shot … More Insomnia (2002)

Donnie Brasco (1997)

run time: 127 mins rated: 18A considered: Biography, Crime, Drama starring: Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Michael Madsen, Anne Heche, James Russo movie summary: A FBI undercover agent infiltrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life to the expense of his regular one. (www.imdb.com) my thoughts: Johnny Depp plays one of my favorite … More Donnie Brasco (1997)