director: Paul McGuigan

Victor Frankenstein

"Victor Frankenstein" has a few good things going for it, including actor James McAvoy as Victor Frankenstein and Daniel Radcliffe as Igor. In the opening sequence, Frankenstein saves Igor, a clown, from a cruel fate at the circus, and an ensuing chase sequence is well done. Interestingly, Igor is [...]


"Dakota Fanning is a good actress" is what I kept telling myself as I watched this long movie, which was actually just under two hours in length but felt longer. Indeed, Fanning is an incredible child actor and she is in many scenes in the film. She says all of her lines convincingly, but [...]

Lucky Number Slevin

Bruce Willis seems to be drawn to movies that rarely have happy endings and this one is no different. This film was reminiscent of an Elmore Leonard movie in its twists and turns but unfortunately, around every corner someone is being graphically murdered in cold blood. From past to present to [...]

Lucky Number Slevin – Filtered

The Clear Play filtering does not do much for “Lucky Number Slevin.” For one thing, I got the feeling that some crucial events were edited, making it difficult to understand everything that was happening. Even after the Clear Play editing, the content of this film is still inappropriate and [...]