There’s a great shot in Unstoppable when the train runs full-speed ahead toward a horse trailer parked on the tracks and we see a little groundhog scurry right in front of the train.  Director Tony Scott said in an interview that he had no idea the varmint’s burrow was right next to the track and … Continue reading

6/15 DVD Rundown

The Book of Eli (Albert Hughes and Allen Hughes, 2010) With Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman and Mila Kunis. I’m not even a big Denzel fan and I thought this was one of the better films of the first half of the year.  It’s essentially a western/post-apocalyptic hybrid, but its an unexpectedly thought-provoking action film with … Continue reading

Weekly Seven: Denzel Washington Characters

With The Book of Eli hitting theaters this weekend, I have decided to do a rundown of my favorite Denzel Washington characters.  He’s not my favorite actor in the world, but there is no denying his ability to take control of a scene and demand the attention of the audience.  Enjoy. #7 Movie: Glory (Edward … Continue reading