movie review

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

My Review of 'The Mule'
I was a little apprehensive when my girlfriend suggested watching The Mule. I didn't know much about it, but if it's a Clint Eastwood movie I think I've probably seen it already. Usually his movie's a...
Sean Patrick12 days ago
5 Takeaways from the First Trailer for 'Knives Out'
For the record, I really enjoyed The Last Jedi. I thought that director Rian Johnson knocked that Star Wars story out of the park with bold narrative choices, strong visuals, and a modest, but palpable sense of humor and fun. My fellow critics appear to agree with me for, the most part, but a venomous, vocal group of Star Wars fans has nevertheless fouled much of the memory of The Last Jedi with their toxic takes on the movie. Those toxic takes have resurfaced, now that Rian Johnson is returning...
Trevor Wellsa month ago
Lifetime Review: 'My Stepfather's Secret'
It was nine years ago that Bailey Kershaw's (Paris Smith) life was shattered by the unexplained murder of her father Frank (Kevin Sizemore). Now having just completed her freshman year of college, Bai...
Mimo le Singea month ago
A Pretty Little Talk About 'Dirty Pretty Things'
For the longest time I didn't have a favourite movie, but rather a movie trilogy, and that was The Lord of the Rings. That all changed when I finally saw Stephen Frears' Dirty Pretty Things several ye...
Hannah Elliott2 months ago
'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile: Ted Bundy Movie'
As someone who reads a lot about famous killers, watches a lot of documentaries about serial killers, I was so excited to see this movie. Ted Bundy is one of the most famous killers for a variety of r...
Marielle Sabbag2 months ago
'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile' - A Movie Review
Do you know who was more popular than Disney World at one point? I’ll give you one guess, he was a wicked, shocking, and vile serial killer. Directed by Joe Berlinger, the newly Netflix released Extre...
Ada Zuba2 months ago
Review of 'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile'
Netflix has become so popular that they had started making their own movies such as All the Boys I've Ever Loved and other fun nonsensical movies. Finally, Netflix has released the movie titled Extrem...
'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, And Vile'–Movie Review
It's no secret that Netflix loves feeding into the world's strange fascination with serial crime. Making a Murderer, Conversations with a Killer, Inside the Criminal Mind, and tons of other true crime...
Mimo le Singe3 months ago
'Last Train Home' (2009): An Analysis of Corporate Crime
The difficulty in studying corporate crime is that the issue itself is impeded by a lack of accessible knowledge and awareness of corporate harms, and their effects on socioeconomic and environmental ...
Q-ell Betton3 months ago
'Agatha Christie and the Truth of Murder'—A Review (Netflix)
Florence Nightingale Shore (Stacha Hicks) takes a train journey and is bludgeoned by a strange man after a brief conversation. She dies four days later. So begins Agatha Christie and the Truth of Murd...
Sean Patrick4 months 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 Monetti4 months 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 Cain4 months 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 Cain6 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 Singe6 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 Johnson6 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 7 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 Robinson10 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...