I'm not sure Midway is a movie everyone would enjoy as much as I did. As a military history nerd, there's a lot of content and history here to consider, but the script is weak and littered with boiled down Hollywoodized action-movie cliches.
Not every film in Martin Scorsese's filmography is perfect. Some are uneven, some are weird, some are noble misfires, and some are barely holding together at the seams at times. These movies often serve to contrast the bold heights of his immense [...]
Scorsese reached something of a career peak in the 1980s. During this period he wrote and directed some of his best and most interesting works. He started the decade with Raging Bull and filled it in with movies like The King of Comedy, After Hours, The [...]
Following Raging Bull, Martin Scorsese underwent a total career revitalization. Suddenly he went from a has-been to the A-list of Hollywood with yet another Oscar-winning masterpiece under his belt. Once again, Robert De Niro started pushing Scorsese on [...]
The late 1970s weren't a great time for cinema or for Martin Scorsese. Despite the success of Taxi Driver, his career went downhill quickly when his follow-up New York, New York crashed and burned financially and critically.
The internet's favorite movie star impersonator Robert Bronzi is back with his third film to date! Following his last film Death Kiss going viral and spreading the good word of Charles Bronson action schlock, Bronzi's newest film takes his screen presence [...]
When Taxi Driver was released in February of 1976, it instantly propelled the young Movie Brat Martin Scorsese into the spotlight. This hit was the 17th highest grossing film of the year and was nominated for four academy awards. It propelled the young [...]
The critical consensus following the release of Ad Astra is fascinating. Amusingly it's the mirror image of the reaction that shared release day film Rambo: Last Blood received. Whereas that flick was a bloody, crowd pleasing grindhouse action romp that [...]
Rambo Last Blood will satiate a certain kind of action movie junkie starved for old school, brutal, and unpretentious action movies from the 1980s. If you're not one of them, then it'll be nothing but a boring slog with unnecessarily brutal death scenes [...]