Film — Kerry Baker and You

Farewell Marty and the S.S. Poseidon His career spanned more than six decades of over 200 screen titles.  But his role as ‘Marty’ in the...

    Apprehended Again   TAKEN 2 does not rise as far as its predecessor.  I have no doubt it will be hung out to...

            Nil Gloomy Trente     ZERO DARK THIRTY is a military / espionage term for thirty minutes past midnight,...

              Honest Abe     Lincoln was America’s 16th President, and the man who had the unenviable task of...

  Border Shout   MARGIN CALL is a fiercely intelligent, adult film focusing on the devastation wrought on Wall Street’s financial companies and banks by...

  The Wrath Of The Titans THE WRATH OF THE TITANS is a textbook offering of mixed blessings. Its predecessor CLASH OF THE TITANS took...

For Now – Dick Clark – So Long   Once called “America’s Oldest Teenager’  – Dick Clark has died aged 82.  A fixture embedded in...

    Intriguing Stories How a teenage Audrey Hepburn escaped a Nazi brothel and how those who went on to become famous survived the last...

  THE WOMAN IN BLACK harks back to the old style of thriller.   Very little shock and awe gore, but rather the unease and foreboding of...

  The Hunger Games   THE HUNGER GAMES is adapted from the first of Suzanne Collins’ trilogy and without question, is aimed primarily at a...

            John Stretcher      Here I go again, out on the shaky limb, probably being the sole person to...

            Grimm’s Abandoned Kids     It appears fashionable to rework many old fairy tales for the screen at present,...

    Stay Very, Very, Alert Rian Johnson’s new sci-fi thriller LOOPER is both complex and challenging.  In fact, I found it easier to know...

  THE DEEP BLUE SEA is set in the 1950’s and flashes back to the War years of the 40’s – so it is appropriate...

Mirror Mirror MIRROR MIRROR turns the all too familiar Snow White tale around by doing something not tried previously.  Relating the story from the Queen’s...

Sam Coppola chalked up almost 70 screen appearances, but may best be remembered for SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER. There he played Dan Fusco, the owner of...

    Smuggled Goods   CONTRABAND breaks no new ground.  The ‘this is my last job – ever’ crime dramas have been around a while...