Mob Wheelman Puts Pedal to the Metal in Adrenaline-Fueled Blockbuster

Baby Driver, Film Review, best film of the year, Edgar Wright, Jamie Foxx, Kevin Spacey, Jon Hamm, Lily James, Ansel Elgort

  Baby Driver Film Review by Kam Williams Mob Wheelman Puts Pedal to the Metal in Adrenaline-Fueled Blockbuster All you really need to know about Baby Driver is that it’s the best film of the year so far, hands down. The picture was written and directed by Edgar Wright, who is best known for a […]

Top Ten DVD List for June 27, 2017

DVD, New Releases, Top Ten, Alfred Hitchcock, Honorable Mention, Dirty Dancing, Power Rangers

This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for June 27, 2017               The Lodger [Alfred Hitchcock Silent Film] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06XP1WFQF/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Trespass [25th Anniversary Collector's Edition] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06XHR8T93//ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Money [Heist Gone Bad Crime Thriller] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B0713WRZ1L/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Striking Out: Series 1 [Irish Legal Drama] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06XD188TX/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Power Rangers [Adaptation of High-Octane […]

Historical Drama Recreates 1939 Attempt to Assassinate Hitler

13 Minutes, Film Review, Adolf Hitler, docudrama, Tom Cruise, Munich, November 8, 1939, unsung hero, tribute, Christian Friedel

  13 Minutes Film Review by Kam Williams Historical Drama Recreates 1939 Attempt to Assassinate Hitler Believe it or not, over a dozen different attempts to assassinate Adolf Hitler (Udo Schenk) were made before he took his own life in April of 1945. The year before, he only suffered minor injuries in the bombing that […]

Raunchy Adaptation of Classic TV Series Arrives on Home Video

Chips, DVD Review, classic television, Ponch Poncherello, Jon Baker, California Highway Patrol Officers

  Chips DVD Review by Kam Williams Raunchy Adaptation of Classic TV Series Arrives on Home Video Whenever a classic television series is made into a movie, the buzz always seems to be about whether the screen version will be a creative variation on the theme or merely a campy, cornball, take-the-money-and-run ripoff trading in […]

Southern Belles Vie for Union Soldier’s Affections in Sofia Coppola’s Sublime Tale of Seduction

The Beguiled, Film Review, Kirsten Dunst, Nicole Kidman, Oona Laurence, Colin Farrell, Civil War, Thomas Cullinan, Elle Fanning

  The Beguiled Film Review by Kam Williams Southern Belles Vie for Union Soldier’s Affections in Sofia Coppola’s Sublime Tale of Seduction The Beguiled is a Civil War saga based on the best seller of the same name by the late novelist/playwright Thomas Cullinan (1919-1995). The sublime tale of seduction was first adapted to the […]

For movies opening June 23, 2017

Kam's Kapsules, Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning, Kirsten Dunst, Big Budget Films, Foreign & Independent Films

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening June 23, 2017   BIG BUDGET FILMS The Beguiled (R for sexuality) Sofia Coppola won Best Director at Cannes for this sublime tale of seduction, a remake of Clint Eastwood’s Civil War saga about Southern […]

Top Ten DVD List for June 20, 2017

This Week’s DVD Releases, Kam Williams, Top Ten DVD List, 06/20/2017

  This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for June 20, 2017     Life https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06XT9C1C9/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Car Wash https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06XHGM6SZ/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Merlin https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B071DVMV36/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 The Paul Naschy Collection [Vengeance of the Zombies / Horror Rises from the Tomb/ Blue Eyes of the Broken Doll /Night of the Werewolf / Human Beasts] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06XHSN8X4/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 La Granja […]

Gyllenhaal Gives Great Performance in Sci-fi Horror Flick

Life, Blu-Ray Review, Kam Williams, outer space adventure, alien force, international space station, claustrophobic thriller, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ryan Reynolds

  Life Blu-Ray Review by Kam Williams Gyllenhaal Gives Great Performance in Sci-fi Horror Flick In recent years, Hollywood has started serving up some outer space adventures, a la The Martian (2015) and The Space between Us (2017), suggesting that the Red Planet is basically a benign environment free of any hostile creatures. But just […]

Canadian Librarian Courted by Hobo While Searching for Aunt in Delightful French Farce

Lost in Paris, Film Review, Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Wes Anderson, Charlie Chaplin

  Lost in Paris Film Review by Kam Williams Canadian Librarian Courted by Hobo While Searching for Aunt in Delightful French Farce If you’re familiar with the surreal cinematic stylings of Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon, then you have an idea of what sort of treat’s in store while watching Lost in Paris. The talented […]

For movies opening June 16, 2017

Kam's Kapsules, Movies Opening, This Week, film, Big Budget films, Independent & Foreign Films

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening June 16, 2017 BIG BUDGET FILMS 47 Meters Down (PG-13 for bloody images, intense peril and brief profanity) Harrowing tale of survival revolving around two sisters (Mandy Moore and Claire Holt) vacationing in Mexico whose […]