movie review

Felony-focused film reviews; fictional movies and true crime documentaries depicting real-life stories or inspired by them.

Sean Patrick16 days ago
Movie Review 'Lords of Chaos'
Rory Culkin stars in Lords of Chaos as Euronymous, the leader of the Norwegian black metal band, Mayhem. Mayhem formed in the late 80s and began to pioneer a new form of heavy metal that rejected all ...
Rich Monetti22 days ago
'The Counselor' with Michael Fassbender Is Sure to get Your Attention
You can't watch The Counselor in the typical, play with your iPhone and catch the subtext in between setting off angry Facebook wars. Cameron Diaz cryptically deliberating with Javier Bardem in the Ne...
Robert Cain22 days ago
'The Drug King' Movie Review
Released: December, 18 2018 (Netflix) Length: 139 Minutes Certificate: 15 Director: Woo Min-Ho Starring: Song Kang-ho, Jo Jung-suk, Bae Doona, Kim Dae-myung, Kim So-jin, Lee Hee-joon, Jo Woo-jin and Y...
Robert Cain2 months ago
'Gun City' Movie Review
Released: 31st October 2018 Length: 126 Minutes Certificate: 15 Director: Dani de la Torre Starring: Luis Tosar, Michelle Jenner, Vicente Romero, Manolo Solo, Paco Tous, Adriana Torrebejano, Pep Tosar...
Mimo le Singe3 months ago
Mimo Reviews: 'The Mule' (2018)
I admittedly haven't seen a Clint Eastwood film since Million Dollar Baby, and that wasn't even when it first came out. Yes, I'm guilty of missing out on much of this living legend's filmography despi...
Thomas Johnson3 months ago
The Best Films About Serial Killers
Ted Bundy, Jack the Ripper, Arthur Leigh Allen, or the Zodiac killer—they all inspired writers and filmmakers. This resulted in many films about serial killers who actually existed. Here is the list o...
WatchMojo 4 months ago
Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters
You think you’re a tough guy? We’ll see about that. Welcome to WatchMojo.com, and today we’re counting down our picks for the top 10 movie portrayals of real-life gangsters. For this list, we’ve chose...
Angie Robinson6 months ago
'The Departed' Is One of the Best Movies of All-Time
Hi there. Yes, you read the title right. I'll give you my reasons in a moments time. First off, I need to be clear—there are the genuine classics that will never be trumped. Jaws. The Godfather. Beetl...
David Grice7 months ago
Review: 'Searching'
The first I had heard of this film was only a few months ago. The trailers looked intriguing. But the concept of seeing the film from a computer screen had me feeling unsure as the horror franchise Un...
Jonathan Sim7 months ago
'Searching' Is a Well-Directed Crime Thriller Complete with Suspense and Twists
I've recently been writing my reviews using my made-up WASDO criteria in a vain attempt to give my film reviews some structure. But I've decided to stop doing that and just write this review from Sear...
Peter P8 months ago
'You Were Never Really Here' (2017)
McCleary said you were brutal. I can be. I want you to hurt them. It’s not just the fact that defenseless young children are victims of unscrupulous people who use them in networks for pedophiles. The...
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Auckland Martens8 months ago
10 'Actors' Who Weren't Acting in 'Goodfellas'
What do some of the mothers, daughters, mobsters, and prosecutors in the movie Goodfellas have in common? They weren’t acting. These ten actors didn’t have to stretch very far at all to play their rol...
Best True Crime Documentaries of 2018
Whether to chronicle landmark trials or speculate about unsolved mysteries, the true crime genre is filled with a variety of addictively morose stories. Some of these filmmakers seek justice for those...
Nicola P. Young9 months ago
Best Investigative Journalism Movies
Journalism isn't just about good writing. Arguably, it's barely about good writing at all—though that is an important part of it (I mean, even the most fascinating stories can be ruined by bad writing...
Peter P10 months ago
'Hunting Emma' (2017)
Summary Gentle, beautiful, pacifist Emma witnesses a murder in the wild. Six violent men killing a cop in cold blood. So, they hunt her like an animal in the desolate Karoo. She should have been an ea...
James Lizowski10 months ago
Best Serial Killer Movies of All Time
Whether you want to admit it or not, we have a morbid fascination with serial killers. It doesn't matter if they're female serial killers or deadly killing couples—the bloodier their story, the better...
Claudia Jerro10 months ago
Top Ten Serial Killer Movies on Netflix Right Now
While some of the most notable serial killer films like American Psycho or Zodiac are no longer available on Netflix, there are a bunch of other titles worth watching, including a couple of Netflix or...
Gerald Oppugne10 months ago
Best Drug Cartel Movies
Every year or so, a film is released showcasing the varied aspects of either one or several highly lethal narcotics and its burgeoning enterprise. Films like these tend to center upon the kingpin or w...