Vernon, Florida (1981)

I’ve had a stack of DVDs collecting dust for nigh on a decade now, some of which have finally seen the light of day as I falteringly revisit my movie-reviewing past. Some I discovered the Criterion Collection had actually acquired the rights to and released themselves. This past August, I took most of those titles–many […]

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The Void (2016)

Selecting the right poster for this (there’s a whole series) was difficult. If you’ll permit, it’s not news, but an excellent movie poster is not something that happens consistently. There’s often more about the simple marketing of recognizable faces and tantalizing images to indicate actual scenes you may see. These are oblique; there’s a series […]

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Virtuosity (1995)

Here’s a film that I only vaguely recall the existence of. It’s about a cop convicted of murder who is brought out to track down the Ultimate Killer®. Sound familiar? Yeah. Not so original, but with Russell Crowe, Denzel Washington and William Forsythe, as well as some nice CGI, it works quite well. Now, what’s […]

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