From Hell (2001)

Loosely based on Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell's graphic novel, the Hughes Brothers were criticized by Moore for replacing his "gruff" version of Frederick Abberline with an "absinthe-swilling dandy." They should have been ready for that -- Moore hasn't enjoyed a single adaption of his work.  Here, the directors of Menace II Society, Dead Presidents and The Book of Eli… Continue reading From Hell (2001)


In 1990, Universal Studios bought the rights to Michael Crichton's novel Jurassic Park before it was even published. The idea of dinosaurs being cloned and brought into our modern world just works. Starting with 1993's Jurassic Park and across several follow-ups, including 2018's Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and Jurassic World 3, announced for 2021, people can't seem to get… Continue reading WATCH THE SERIES: Jurassic Park

MESSED UP AND MUSICAL: The Happiness of the Katakuris (2001)

Becca hates this movie. When I asked her for her review, the words stupid, boring and dumb were used. I asked why and she replied, "It's just horrible." Me? I loved it. As Paula Abdul sang, "Opposites attract." Also, much like that song, I hate cigarettes and Becca likes to smoke! All four generations… Continue reading MESSED UP AND MUSICAL: The Happiness of the Katakuris (2001)