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Month: August 2015

D TRAIN, THE

”The D Train” is still a ballsy comedy to release in the summer. How many movies does Jack Black have to do before he’s taking seriously as an actor? …

SKIN TRADE

”Skin Trade” is what happens when you let Tony Jaa, Ron Perlman and Dolph Lundgren team up to power your film with their collective testosterone. I’m a big fan …

RUNNER, THE

”The Runner” is Cage entering “The Formula” era of his modern Brando career. He’s taking jobs that seem mature to shake off past missteps. What we get is a …

LOST AFTER DARK

”Lost After Dark” wants to be an 80s slasher flick in the way that Norman Bates wanted to keep his mother. But, you can’t dress up a limp story …

TREATMENT, THE

”The Treatment” was way darker than I was expecting. Serious crime studies about pedophilia creep me out. Especially when they target issues of identity and how we perceive incidents. …