Category: Mystery Thriller

  • “Contagion” Movie Review

    “Contagion” Movie Review

    (Frightening, Realistic, Scary as Hell) – – In 1975, Jaws, scared the shit out of everyone. Growing up on Long Island (Bay Shore), and living there in the aftermath of Jaws, I experienced first hand the fear people had for the water.  I even had to cancel a date because the girl did not want to be […]

  • “The Debt” Movie Review

    “The Debt” Movie Review

    (great thriller) – – In 1966, three Mossad agents are sent into East Germany to capture, and bring to trial, a sadistic Holocaust surgeon. Unfortunately, things go horribly wrong. The three decide to lie…..and are welcomed home as heroes.  30 years later, that lie comes back to haunt them. The young and old characters are […]

  • “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” Movie Review

    “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” Movie Review

     (lots of action, funny, long, confusing) Apparently, the race to the moon in the 60’s was spurred by the crash of an alien spacecraft on the moon.  The U.S.A. wanted to get there first. Since I remember watching the landing on TV, the scenes of that historic event were really cool.  I had no idea […]

  • “The Tourist” Movie Review

    “The Tourist” Movie Review

    “The Tourist” Movie Review  (Johnny Depp & Angelina Jolie…need I say more?) The critics did not seem to like this movie.  To them I say:  Get a life! We watched it in the movies, and then we bought the blu-ray disc.  Last night we re-watched it on blu-ray.  The movie is very good, but, the […]

  • “X Men” Movie Review

    “X Men” Movie Review We decided to go back and watch the X-Men series, starting with the first one in 2000 (on VUDU).  We may be among the very few who had not seen it yet… Humans are evolving.  The “mutants” are ostracized because they are different (how familiar is that?).  Two powerful mutants have taken different […]

  • “Salt” Movie Review

    “Salt” Movie Review

    “Salt” Movie Review After much effort, I finally convinced Lori to watch “Salt” on VUDU.  Not sure why she was hesitant, but, I suspect Angelina Jolie had something to do with it.  🙂 “Salt” is a great action movie.  Car chases, shootings, bombings, intrigue and twists & turns that will keep you guessing what is […]