REVIEW: Besetment (2017)

2017, Uncork’d Entertainment/Barbed Wire Films Director: Brad Douglas Producer: Brad Douglas Writer: Brad Douglas Cinematography: Chuck Greenwood Editing: Greg James Cast: Abby Wathen (Amanda Millard) Marlyn Mason (Mildred Colvin) Michael Meyer (Billy Colvin) Max Gutfreund (Brad) Greg James (Sheriff Joe Palin) Hannah Barefoot (Deputy Julie Nelson) Lindsae Klein (Amanda’s Mother) Sonya Davis (Brittany) Douglas Rowe (Pastor Ben Hastings) A young woman’s new job turns into … Continue reading REVIEW: Besetment (2017)

REVIEW: Minbo, or the Art of Gentle Extortion (1992)

1992, Itami Films/Toho Studios Director: Juzo Itami Producers: Seigo Hosogoe Yasushi Tamaoki Writer: Juzo Itami Cinematography: Yonezo Maeda Editing: Akira Suzuki Cast: Nobuko Miyamoto (Mahiru Inoue) Yasuo Daichi (Suzuki) Takeshiro Murata (Wakasugi) Akira Takarada (Kobayashi) Hosei Komatsu (Hanaoka) Noboru Mitani (Yakuza Boss) Hideji Otaki (Hotel Owner) Tetsu Watanabe (Akechi) Akira Nakao (Ibagi) Juzo Itami’s satire of Yakuza politics would be forever known as the film … Continue reading REVIEW: Minbo, or the Art of Gentle Extortion (1992)

REVIEW: See No Evil (2006)

2006, Lionsgate/WWE Studios Director: Gregory Dark Producer: Joel Simon Writer: Dan Madigan Cinematography: Ben Nott Editing: Scott Richter Cast: Glenn “Kane” Jacobs (Jacob Goodnight) Christina Vidal (Christine) Michael J. Pagan (Tye) Samantha Noble (Kira) Steven Vidler (Williams) Cecily Polson (Margaret) Luke Pegler (Michael) Rachael Taylor (Zoe) Penny McNamee (Melissa) Craig Horner (Richie) Mikhael Wilder (Russell) Tiffany Lamb (Hannah) WWE superstar Kane makes his film debut … Continue reading REVIEW: See No Evil (2006)