Tag: Sean Connery

The Russia House and the Anti-Bond

The Russia House and the Anti-Bond

February 23, 2017 | By

Review of John le Carre’s spy thriller and romance The Russia House, released on Blu by Twilight Time, and a fascinating time capsule of glasnost Soviet Russia circa 1990 + some random thoughts on visiting East Berlin in 1989.

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BR: Russia House, The (1990)

BR: Russia House, The (1990)

February 23, 2017 | By

It’s worth pondering whether this particular adaptation of John le Carré’s novel would’ve been produced today, given there is no gunfire, no a single foot chase, car chase, murder, any act of violence, and the hero’s a sixtysomething heavy drinker who describes himself as ‘a disappointment’…

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BR: Outland (1981)

BR: Outland (1981)

August 6, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / N to O . Film: Very Good/ BR Transfer: Very Good/ BR  Extras: Very Good Label: Warner Home Video/ Region: All / Released: July 10, 2012 Genre: Science-Fiction Synopsis: A crusading and meddlesome sheriff on Jupiter’s moon Io must fight alone when the mining corporation sends hitmen to […]

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