El Mariachi (1992)

And so with Frevier Francais done and dusted, possibly until next year (or on the Wild Card), we begin what I will call El Mariachi March – or more specifically, Robert Rodriguez Month. This time, we will get hot and sunny weather in Western settings, numerous bars, several mistaken identities, various murder-inducing instruments, handsome men in black, and the beautiful women who fall for their … Continue reading El Mariachi (1992)

Bad Lieutenant (1992)

Artwork by Aaron Clements, November 9th 2020. To continue on with the theme of Noirvember, we’re now going to talk about a film that I went into without any prior knowledge other than “Hey, Harvey Keitel is in this!”. A film that’s not really addressed anymore, as it had been (sort of) remade in 2009 under the same name and stars Nicolas Cage (called Bad … Continue reading Bad Lieutenant (1992)

Batman Returns (1992) Movie Review

I dedicate this review to Vincent Andrew Schiavelli, who played the minor villain known as The Organ Grinder in this film.  He passed away 10 years ago today.  An excellent character actor who once gave a soviet policeman a real pineapple while on the set of Amadeus (something they didn’t see outside of a picture on a tin can). First I reviewed the 1989 film … Continue reading Batman Returns (1992) Movie Review