Review: Jack Reacher

Lee Child military cop

THE SETUP: A former military cop (Tom Cruise) with society issues is asked to investigate the murder of a bunch of people by a guy he already charged with doing the same thing years ago. THE THOUGHTS: As with any movie based on a book, it’s always important to state whether you read the source […]

Review: Killing Them Softly

Brad Pitt and a mobster movie

THE SETUP: If you’re going to rob mobsters, you better be good at your job. If not, the hit man (Brad Pitt) who comes after you probably will be. THE THOUGHTS:  I’m a fan of mob movies, especially those that really dig into the characters behind the violence. Goodfellas is a great example. Pulp Fiction […]