Forgotten Gems: One False Move (****1/2) is the Promise of a Future

Truly, this movie is Paxton's finest two hours. He is shown in every light: a flawed hero yet to be tested. He's doubted by those he admires, takes those who value him for granted. He has greatness in him, and secrets in his past that could destroy everything. Franklin is smart enough to realize that as good as the script is, Paxton is the best interpreter of the message Thornton and Epperson are trying to convey.

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Puss in Boots rises well above the tired Shrek dreck

Puss In Boots - 2011 Directed by Chris Miller Starring the voices of Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek,  Zach Galifianakis, Billy Bob Thornton, Amy Sedaris, Zeus Mendoza, Constance Marie, Guillermo Del Toro, Bob Joles, Mike Mitchell Screenplay by Tom Wheeler, Will Davies, Brian Lynch Having been weary of Shrek for some time, a movie based on the Puss In … Continue reading Puss in Boots rises well above the tired Shrek dreck

Faster: In which The Rock is really pissed at a minimal rate of speed.

Faster - 2010 Directed by George Tillman, Jr. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Billy Bob Thorton, Carla Gugino, Tom Berenger, Moon Bloodgood, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Maggie Grace, Mike Epps Written by Joe and Tony Gayton There is a prologue to the movie Faster in which Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is getting out of prison.  He looks real hard … Continue reading Faster: In which The Rock is really pissed at a minimal rate of speed.