Posts tagged Michael Caine
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Miles Morales becomes the Spider-Man of his reality and crosses paths with his counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat to all reality.
The Mule – A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran is caught transporting $3 million worth of cocaine through Michigan for a Mexican drug cartel.
Mortal Engines – In a post-apocalyptic world where cities ride on wheels and consume each other to survive, two people meet in London and try to stop a conspiracy.
Lord of the Rings: Return of the King – Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron’s army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.
Recast It: Lord of the RIngs: Return of the King
Rain Man – Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.
Torch Song Trilogy – Tony Award-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein re-creates his role as the unsinkable Arnold Beckoff in this film adaptation of the smash Broadway play TORCH SONG TRILOGY.
I’m Gonna Git You Sucka – In this parody of blaxploitation movies, a black hero wannabe reunites former black heroes from the 70s to help him get revenge on Mr. Big.
The Courier – When a courier at the D-Day Courier Service mistakenly finds a pile of money in his regular delivery, he does some digging only to discover that the messenger company is a front for a drug ring. A reformed drug user himself, he sets out to crack the lethal ring.
Next Week: Mary Poppins 2, Aquaman, Bumble Bee, Second Act, Welcome to Marwen.
Undisputed Classic – Mary Poppins
Recast IT: Sequels better than the original
The Possession of Hannah Grace
The Curse of La Llorona
Halloween – Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.
The Hate U Give – Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressure from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what’s right.
Sisters Brothers – In 1850s Oregon, a gold prospector is chased by the infamous duo of assassins, the Sisters brothers.
Dawn of the Dead – Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Top Five – Horror Movies
Bat*21 (Gene Hackman, Danny Glover): During the Vietnam War, Colonel Hambleton’s aircraft is shot down over enemy territory and a frantic rescue operation ensues.\
Mystic Pizza (Julia Roberts, Annabeth Gish, Lili Taylor): Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in the Connecticut town of Mystic.
The Lair of the White Worm (Hugh Grant, Amanda Donohoe, Ken Russell): When an archeologist uncovers a strange skull in foreign land, the residents of a nearby town begin to disappear, leading to further unexplainable occurrences.
Without A Clue (Michael Caine, Ben Kingsley): A drunken Sherlock Holmes is really just a cover for the real detective – Dr Watson.
Messenger of Death (Charles Bronson): Wives and children of the Mormon Orville Beecham become victims of a massacre in his own house. The police believe the crime had a religious motive. Orville doesn’t give any comment on the case, is taken into protective custody.
Little Dorrit (Derek Jacobi, Alec Guinness): Arthur Clennam returns to London after working abroad for many years with his now deceased father. Almost at once he becomes involved in the problems of his mother’s seamstress Amy Dorrit and of her father residing in the Marshalsea debtors’ prison.
Next Week: Indivisible, Hunter Killer, The Undisputed Classic is The Two Towers, The Top Five – Say Five Nice things about Gerard Butler
Justice League – Trailer
Molly’s Game – Trailer
Roman J. Israel Esq – Trailer
The Mountain Between Us – Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness. (46% ROTTEN TOMATOES)
My Little Pony the Movie – A dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their home. (58% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/my_little_pony_the_movie_2017
Victoria and Abdul – Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim. (67% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/victoria_and_abdul
Blade Runner 2049 – A young blade runner’s discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who’s been missing for thirty years. (89% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/blade_runner_2049
Blade Runner – A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator. (90% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/blade_runner
Top Five: Harrison Ford Movies
Baby Boom – The life of super-yuppie J.C. is thrown into turmoil when she inherits a baby from a distant relative. (76% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/baby_boom
Man On Fire – A former CIA agent, John Creasy, is hired as a bodyguard for a girl in Italy, who becomes the daughter he never had. When she is abducted, Creasy’s fiery rage is unleashed, and despite being badly wounded, embarks on a bloody revenge spree. (N/A% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/1013192_man_on_fire
Chuck Berry- Hail! Hail! Hail! Rock’n’Roll – This documentary covers the concert at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis, Missouri, to celebrate Chuck Berry’s sixtieth birthday, and also discusses his life and career. (85% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/chuck_berry_hail_hail_rock_n_roll
Someone To Watch Over Me – A married New York cop falls for the socialite murder witness he’s been assigned to protect. (76% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/someone_to_watch_over_me
Surrender – A wealthy writer who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends & ex-wives pretends to be a broke, washed-up novelist to see if the woman he loves wants him for himself or just for his money. (13% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/1020639_surrender
Three O’Clock High – A nerd gets himself in hot water with the new bully, a quiet bad boy who challenges him to fight on the grounds of their high school after the day’s end. (64% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/three_oclock_high
Dancers – A successful aging dancer takes a young female protegee. (N/A% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/dancers
Going in Style
Case for Christ
Top Five: None
Show Down: Alan Arkin vs Morgan Freeman vs Michael Caine
The Heart is the Lonely Hunter
The Dark Knight
Undisputed Classic: Little Miss Sunshine
1987 – The Secret of My Success, Three For the Road
All Eyez on Me