Tag Archives: Thriller

Victor Frankenstein

MEET YOUR MAKERS. In 19th-century London, medical student Victor Frankenstein (James McAvoy) helps a hunchback (Daniel Radcliffe), who has great knowledge of human anatomy, escape from a circus. We’ve seen the Mary Shelley story on the silver screen many times before, but this one chooses a different perspective – Igor’s. Much more is made of … Continue reading Victor Frankenstein

In Order of Disappearance

When his son is found dead due to an apparent heroin overdose, snow-plow driver Nils Dickman (Stellan Skarsgård) realizes that he’s actually been killed and exacts revenge. Another darkly comical collaboration between the director and Skarsgård, this one taking excellent advantage of snowy locations in northern Norway. Pretty much a spoof of western movies, featuring … Continue reading In Order of Disappearance

The Equalizer 2

THERE IS NO EQUAL. When Robert McCall’s (Denzel Washington) closest friend and former colleague (Melissa Leo) is targeted in Brussels, he contacts DIA operative Dave York (Pedro Pascal) to help with the investigation… Washington and Antoine Fuqua deliver exactly what fans of the first movie should expect. A fairly ludicrous story that gets a shot … Continue reading The Equalizer 2