Tag: Michael Caine

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 …

The Dark Knight 4K UHD Review

Decent Men in an Indecent Time The masterstroke of The Dark Knight is disrupting Batman fandom. He’s not a good guy. He’s not a hero. The Dark Knight redirects …

The Dark Knight Rises 4K UHD Review

Rising Above Recession Bane was born of the recession. He’s a villain looking to reshape society, shifting things away from the rich. Setting a siege in the stock exchange, …

Interstellar 4K UHD Review

Stellar Interstellar’s grandest achievement is recreating the awe of human exploration. Pre-lunar landing sci-fi cinema often carried with it the fantastic and improbable. Post-lunar sci-fi showed the grandiose expanses …

Jaws: The Revenge Blu-ray Review

Jaws 4: Just Burn it All Down Most baffling about Jaws: The Revenge is how sincere the production appears. Despite a shark which chases the Brody family thousands of …

The Last Witch Hunter Blu-ray Review

Hopefully the Last What begins as a hokey, masculine story of fire swords and witches quickly winds down. Last Witch Hunter morphs into an investigation procedural where the undying …

Stonehearst Asylum Blu-ray Review

A fine cast led by Ben Kingsley and Kate Beckinsale deliver in this Victorian thriller A young doctor in Victorian England arrives at a remote asylum seeking medical training, …