Saturday, May 20, 2006

Deal of a LifetimeImagine Faust set in high school. Now suppose it prompted by the sex comedies of the ` 80s, and cast with actors who look like they approaching their 10-year reunification. Kevin Pollack stars as the Mephistopheles-inspired Jerry, the guy in complaint of purchasing somebodies for Satan. His current dupe is high school dweeb Henry Spooner (Michael A. Goorjian) after the kid mutters under his breather how he would deal his somebody to the lucifer in order to depart out with the prettiest...

Deal of a Lifetime

The Way of the GunThe big marketing point for The Way of the Gun is the fact that it was written and directed by Christopher McQuarrie, the guy who wrote The Accustomed Defendants . Benicio Del Toro and Ryan Phillippe star as two low-rent crooks who fall into a plan to abduct a deputy mother (Juliette Lewis) who is packing a baby for a very loaded couple. The couple are immediately in over their heads, and their snatch plot brings to light the dark and invisible tendrils of the old man is family constructio...

The Way of the Gun

Half a Loaf of Kung FuAn early comedic travail from one of today is greatest personal comics, Half a Loaf of Kung Fu is a charade of many of the melodramatic kung fu movies that were coming out of Hong Kong in the 1970s. The recognition sequence sets up the quality as Chan performs a dream sequence full of bantering kung fu moves and visual wordplays. (Chan is ninja is revealed to be a beggar, his priest wads out a group of monks only to then have to do tasks himself, and there is even a citation to Jesus...

Half a Loaf of Kung Fu