Josh Hartnett

  • resurrecting the champ illusionist

    The Illusionist / Resurrecting The Champ [Blu-ray reviews]

    The Illusionist came out in the mid 00s. That was back when AndersonVision was moving from hand coding to adapting to the new world of Web 2.0 and junk. It was a heady time when you could make The Prestige lite and Edward Norton was knocking out performances left...
  • OH LUCY! 2

    OH LUCY!

    OH LUCY REVIEWED “Oh Lucy! is so much fun. Originally started as a Tisch School film project, the film has grown into this indie mini-hit that kinda floated around the periphery for a bit. Watching an older lady get sucked into her niece’s world shouldn’t work like this. But,...
  • PENNY DREADFUL: THE COMPLETE SERIES 4

    PENNY DREADFUL: THE COMPLETE SERIES

    PENNY DREADFUL REVIEWED “Penny Dreadful” took a few episodes to grow on me. However, when it did…I was hooked in a way that “Hannibal” has failed to grab me. Mixing a new take on the Hammer style with literary reassessment, we find a series that wants to examine the...
  • PENNY DREADFUL: THE FINAL SEASON 6

    PENNY DREADFUL: THE FINAL SEASON

    PENNY DREADFUL REVIEWED “Penny Dreadful” will be the show that you wished you watched live on Showtime. While Ryan Murphy is setting the mainstream stage for TV horror, “Penny Dreadful” was the side show that was frequently outperforming what you might find on FX. The makeup was better than...
  • LOVERS, THE 8

    LOVERS, THE

    ”The Lovers” opens on a modern diver becoming brain dead while rescuing his wife. He wakes up in 1778 India, because that’s a thing that happens in Joffe movies now. Josh Hartnett is serviceable in the lead, as he plays around with the script and has...
  • PENNY DREADFUL: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON 10

    PENNY DREADFUL: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON

      THE PLOT THUS FAR Some of literature’s most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller that weaves together these classic horror origin stories into a...