Tag Archives: Drama

Hannibal: Season One

Review by CJ Director: David Slade, Michael Rymer, Peter Medak, Guillermo Navarro, Tim Hunter, James Foley, John Dahl Writer: Thomas Harris (characters from the book ‘Red Dragon’), Bryan Fuller, Jim Danger Gray, David Fury, Chris Brancato, Jennifer Schuur, Scott Nimerfro, Kai Wu, Jesse Alexander, Jennifer Schuur, Steve Lightfoot, Andrew Black Starring: Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, […]
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The Handmaid’s Tale: Season One

Review by CJ Director: Reed Morano, Mike Barker, Floria Sigismondi, Kate Dennis, Kari Skogland Writer: Margaret Atwood (based on the novel by), Bruce Miller, Leila Gerstein, Dorothy Fortenberry, Wendy Straker Hauser, Lynn Renee Maxcy, Kira Snyder, Eric Tuchman Starring: Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Samira Wiley, O-T Fagbenle, Max Minghella Other notable appearances: Alexis […]
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Texas Killing Fields (2011)

Review by CJ Director: Ami Canaan Mann Starring: Sam Worthington, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Jessica Chastain, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jason Clarke Running time: 105 minutes Watch this if you liked: Zodiac, a low budget and low quality Se7en   A local detective (Worthington) and his New York native partner (Morgan) work against the clock to find […]
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Ozark: Season One

Review by CJ Director: Jason Bateman, Daniel Sackheim, Andrew Bernstein, Ellen Kuras Writer: Bill Dubuque, Mark Williams, Paul Kolsby, Ryan Farley, Martin Zimmerman, Whit Anderson, Alyson Feltes, Chris Mundy Starring: Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Sofia Hublitz, Skylar Gaertner, Julia Garner, Jason Butler Harner, Esai Morales, Peter Mullan, Lisa Emery, Charlie Tahan, Marc Menchaca, Harris Yulin […]
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Django Unchained (2012)

Review by CJ Director: Quentin Tarantino Starring: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson Other notable appearances: Dennis Christopher, Don Johnson, Bruce Dern, Russ Tamblyn, Amber Tamblyn, Jonah Hill, Zoë Bell, Tom Savini, John Jarratt, Quentin Tarantino Running time: 165 minutes Watch this if you liked: Pulp Fiction, Inglorious Basterds   […]
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The Hateful Eight (2015)

Review by CJ Director: Quentin Tarantino Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern, Demián Bichir, Walton Goggins, James Parks Other notable appearances: Channing Tatum, Dana Gourrier, Gene Jones, Zoë Bell Running time: 187 minutes Watch this if you liked: Inglorious Basterds, Pulp Fiction, The Thing   Bounty […]
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Passengers (2008)

Review by CJ Director: Rodrigo Garcia Starring: Anne Hathaway, Patrick Wilson, Andre Braugher, Dianne Wiest, David Morse, Clea DuVall Other notable appearances: William B. Davis Running time: 93 minutes Watch this if you liked: M. Night Shyamalan films   When therapist Claire (Hathaway) starts group therapy sessions for several survivors of the same plane crash, […]
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Heat (1995)

Review by CJ Director: Michael Mann Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Tom Sizemore, Danny Trejo Other notable appearances: Dennis Haysbert, Amy Brenneman, Diane Venora, Ashley Judd, Natalie Portman, Jon Voight, Hank Azaria, William Fitcher, Henry Rollins, Jeremy Piven Running time: 170 minutes Watch this if you liked: Public Enemies, The Godfather Part […]
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Murder in the First (1995)

Review by CJ Director: Marc Rocco Starring: Christian Slater, Kevin Bacon, Gary Oldman, William H. Macy Other notable appearances: Brad Dourif, Stephen Tobolowsky Running time: 122 minutes Watch this if you liked: A Few Good Men, Philadelphia   “This film is inspired by a true story.” Henri Young (Bacon) was sent to prison for stealing […]
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