Tag: Joel Silver

The Adventures of Ford Fairlane + Yello’s Electro Pop

The Adventures of Ford Fairlane + Yello’s Electro Pop

June 3, 2015 | By

Lengthy review of The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) from Anchor Bay on Blu + Anka Schmid’s excellent doc Yello: Electro Pop Made in Switzerland.

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BR: Adventures of Ford Fairlane, The (1990)

BR: Adventures of Ford Fairlane, The (1990)

June 3, 2015 | By

In 1990, producer Joel Silver was riding high from the success of a string of films that not only became profitable franchises, but brought into vogue a glossy production style that also reflected his philosophy of spending good money to distinguish one’s product from the competition – but much bigger, louder, and prettier…

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CD: Road House (1989)

CD: Road House (1989)

April 15, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / P to R . Rating: Very Good Label: Intrada Special Collection/ Released: January 20, 2013 Tracks & Album Length: 14 tracks / (48:19) . Special Notes: 16-page colour booklet with liner notes by Scott Bettencourt / Limited Edition. . Composer: Michael Kamen . . Review: The success of Lethal Weapon […]

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Richard who?

Richard who?

September 6, 2011 | By

Blu-ray review of Sylvester Stallone’s Assassins (Warner Home Video), better-known for its high-profile stars (Stallone! Banderas! Moore! Pearl the cat!) and script by the Wachowskis (The Matrix ) rather than Richard Donner’s last good film. What??! Never heard of Richard Donner? Shame on you! Read the Editor’s Blog!

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BR: Demolition Man (1993)

BR: Demolition Man (1993)

August 29, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / D . Film: Very Good / DVD Transfer: Excellent/ DVD Extras: Good Label: Warner Home Video/ Region: All / Released: August 17, 2011 Genre: Action / Science-Fiction / Satire Synopsis: A reckless police officer is thawed from a 30 year cryogenic sleep to hunt down an old nemesic […]

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Marco who?

Marco who?

August 28, 2011 | By

Review of Warner Home Video’s Blu-ray of Delomition Man, the underrated 1993 action satire directed by Marco Brambilla, plus a blog answering the “Who?” query.

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