Tag: Mel Gibson

Braveheart 4K UHD Review

Cruel Warfare Braveheart’s lasting appeal lies in its universality. A commoner rises against the political elite for the sake of freedom. It’s historical Scotland, with the POV of an …

Daddy’s Home 2 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

Fight Men Fight The best scene in Daddy’s Home 2 concerns a mishap between a wandering snowblower and endlessly strung together Christmas lights. Doltish Will Ferrell engages in some …

Hacksaw Ridge UHD Blu-ray Review

Desmond Doss deserved better Mel Gibson lays so much symbolism, violence, and hokey romance onto Hacksaw Ridge there’s little room left for the heroism of Desmond Doss. Choosing not …

Hacksaw Ridge Review

Faithful Desmond Doss saved roughly 75 men in a 12 hour span during the Battle of Okinawa. He did so without a weapon, not even a sidearm. Doss rejected …

The Expendables 3 Blu-ray Review

The Cost Cutting Edition Nostalgia is finite and Expendables 3 has run out. This one is down to fumes. Expendables 3 is too far, conceptually, from the original point. …

Lethal Weapon 4 Review

Comparisons of Lethal Weapon and Lethal Weapon 4 revealing a dramatic shift in style and tone, although not necessarily through choice, just audience expectations.

Lethal Weapon 2 Review

Lethal Weapon 2 is arguably remembered for its toilet bomb more than anything else. It’s a situation that could only happen to Riggs (Mel Gibson) and Murtaugh (Danny Glover). …

Lethal Weapon Review

Decades out, Richard Donner's film remains fresh, if only because so few have successfully worked out its formula.