“Prisoners” – film review (B)

When the credits began to roll at the end of Prisoners, a teenage girl behind me said, “I’m writing a letter to someone because there are too many unanswered questions.”  My first reaction was, “Shut up.”  By the time I got to my car, I thought, “Maybe she’s right.” Prisoners is a fairly solid suspense film, provided you…

The Great Movie Post (2/6) For the Dark

For the Dark 1. suspense – creature like the psychological suspense, with people being chased by something 2. horror-paranormal scary crap involving ghost, demons, etc. 3. violent thriller also known as “slasher” 4. psychological thriller the ones that mess with your head and mislead you into thinking shit that you later realize was wrong 5.…

Alfred Hitchcock’s “Vertigo”

Item 74 in a 50-part series of classic movies that I never saw, should have seen, but didn’t because of various reasons that weren’t my fault: Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo. Please keep in mind that this is partly a discussion for people who have seen the movie and a review for those who have not.  There…