Snakes on a Plane (2006)

Snakes on a Plane (2006) – This week has seen the passing of actor-turned-turned-stuntman-turned-director David R. Ellis. Ellis did stunts for movies like Lethal Weapon and Scarface and was the second unit director for movies like The Matrix Reloaded and Deep Blue Sea (the latter of which has more than a little in common with … Continue reading

Wall Street (1987)

Wall Street (1987) — You know it always bugged me when people watched Scarface and missed the point.  Tony Montana is a cautionary tale of what NOT to do and who NOT to be.  Instead a bunch of morons idolize him. I think a quick look at headlines confirms that the same problem has befallen … Continue reading

A Prophet (2009)

A Prophet (2009) — The film is a fucking great crime epic that is better than Scarface but will likely not enjoy the same popularity due to the fact that most people who revere Scarface don’t seem smart enough to be able to read subtitles (for the record, I fucking dig Scarface I just don’t … Continue reading