Death Wish (***) is down the middle

If this were a great film, there might be something to say about the rights to bear arms to protect oneself from the criminals. The filmmakers are not interested in waging a war in politics. They really just wanted a vehicle for Eli Roth to be just a little more mainstream and for Bruce Willis to climb back out of the straight to video market.

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The Green Inferno (***1/2) – That’s my next tattoo

The Green Inferno - 2013 Director Eli Roth Starring Lorenza Izzo, Ariel Levy, Daryl Sabara, Kirby Bliss Blanton, Sky Ferreira, Magda Apanowicz, Nicolás Martinez, Aaron Burns, Ignacia Allamand, Ramón Llao, Richard Burgi Screenplay Eli Roth, Guillermo Amoedo A group of college kids looking to do good land in a remote area of the Amazon. They think they will be greeted as liberators of a … Continue reading The Green Inferno (***1/2) – That’s my next tattoo

Knock Knock (***) – It was free pizza

Knock Knock - 2015 Director Eli Roth Starring Keanu Reeves, Lorenza Izzo, Ana de Armas, Ignacia Allamand, Aaron Burns, Colleen Camp Screenplay Guillermo Amoedo, Nicolás López, Eli Roth If the story is familiar, it's because we saw it before in 1977. Then it was Death Game, starring two of the film's producers, Sandra Locke and Colleen Camp. Camp makes a cameo in the film as … Continue reading Knock Knock (***) – It was free pizza

The Man with the Iron Fists: Not so dexterous

The Man with the Iron Fists - 2012 Directed by RZA Starring Russell Crowe, Cung Le, Lucy Liu, Byron Mann, RZA, David Bautista, Jamie Chung Screenplay by RZA and Eli Roth The Man with the Iron Fists lumbers across the screen like the big time wrestler that decides he wants to be an ice skater.  The skates are … Continue reading The Man with the Iron Fists: Not so dexterous