Posts Tagged ‘kidnapping’
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Holly Hunter (left) and Nicolas Cage star in "Raising Arizona," a 1987 film directed by Joel Coen and produced by Ethan Coen.

Class of 1987: ‘Raising Arizona’

Hardly a lark, “Raising Arizona” is a story of loneliness, love, legacy and regret while remaining the Coens' most poignant, humane and hilarious work yet.
Nicolas Cage stars as Eddie King, an unhinged criminal, in "Arsenal," a 2017 Lionsgate release.

Arsenal

Nicolas Cage's unexpected revival of one of his campiest characters elevates, however slightly, an otherwise unremarkable VOD disaster.

Horrible Bosses 2

The incompetent trio of murderers is back with an even bigger plan, and even fewer brains than before.

You Only Live Twenty-Thrice: “The World is Not Enough”

With a bait-and-switch on a badass villain, an obvious central twist and whatever it is that Denise Richards is doing, this is the second-worst Bond film ever.

The Heineken Kidnapping

"The Heineken Kidnapping" is the Dutch equivalent of our "Suicide Kings," except it's a true story.

Tabloid

The wild and true story of Joyce McKinney makes for the funniest film of the year.

Buried

A nerve-shredding thriller that also offers subtle civilian-in-wartime commentary and a revelatory performance from Ryan Reynolds.

Movies You Aught Not Watch: White Chicks

"White Chicks" — 105 minutes of torture padded with overwrought messaging — continues Nick Rogers' weekly look back at the 52 worst films of 2000-2009.