Rear Window

The only Hitchcock movie that wasn’t too scary for me YES Release date: September 1, 1954Director: Alfred Hitchcock Language: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of David Fincher. People turned off by The Birds but are willing to give Hitchcock another chance.  When should you watch this movie: When you’re home for the holidays.Continue reading “Rear Window”

Knives Out

Please keep casting Lakeith Stanfield in everything MAYBE Release date: September 7, 2019Director: Rian JohnsonLanguage: English Who should see this movie: People who are not yet convinced that Ben Affleck does not deserve to be dating Ana de Armas. Anyone who has done extensive research on Elder Mistreatment.  When should you see this movie: InContinue reading “Knives Out”

Murder on the Orient Express

This really didn’t need a remake NO Release Date: November 10, 2017Director: Kenneth BranaghLanguage: English Who should see this movie: Passengers on a plane with a poor in-flight movie selection  When should you see this movie: When you’re on a plane with a poor in-flight movie selection  The sell: It turns out a good castContinue reading “Murder on the Orient Express”

The Third Man

There are at least three men YES Release Date: September 1, 1949Director: Carol ReedLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of mystery. Fans of noir films.  When should you watch this movie: Immediately following a WWII documentary. When you’re doing research for a role as “femme fatale.”  The sell: The Third Man is theContinue reading “The Third Man”

The Maltese Falcon

The secretary does all the work YES Release Date: October 3, 1941Director: John HustonLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of BBC crime dramas. People who plan to quit smoking this summer. People who have read Mary Astor’s diary.  When should you watch this movie: When you’re in the mood for something fun butContinue reading “The Maltese Falcon”