Tag: Liam Neeson

Batman Begins 4K UHD Review

Sloppy Start The first act of Batman Begins creates a perfect billionaire. The idea is to make the audience empathetic to rich, powerful people. That’s key. Bruce Wayne’s father …

Cold Pursuit 4K UHD Review

Elway or Manning? Cold Pursuit is not a normal movie. Not an American one, anyway. From a Norwegian director and a Danish scriptwriter (and remade from the Norwegian original), …

Widows 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

Breaking Chicago Widows is a basic heist movie. It opens with a shoot-out. Chased by police, robbers attempt an escape in their van, firing shots from the open rear …

Schindler’s List 4K UHD Review

“The List is Life” Spielberg’s Holocaust film released in 1993. Where his other ‘93 production, Jurassic Park visibly looks part of its decade, Schindler’s List is the rare film …

Krull Blu-ray Review

Narrow in Purpose Love is mightier than power, so says Krull. It also says that love, when on fire, holds more might still. This adventure sees Ken Marshall’s Colwyn …

The Commuter 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

If Liam Neeson Boards, Get Out The latest in the “Liam Neeson punches dudes” genre works to the extent these movies do. It’s a competent retread of Neeson’s Non-Stop, …

Silence Blu-ray Review

Martin Scorsese’s Passion Project About Christian Missionaries in Japan Silence is a personal film for Martin Scorsese. Adapted from the 1966 novel by Shusaku Endo, its serious religious themes …

Run All Night Blu-ray Review

Runny German cinematographer Martin Ruhe must adore elevated trains. There are more of them in his Run All Night than characters. They are a New York staple, but Run …

Manny Review

Liam Neeson narrates this excellent documentary about Manny Pacquiao Boxing fans know the name of Manny Pacquiao. Widely considered the best pound-for-pound boxer in the entire world, he is …