Manly Movies

Dan Stevens

The Guest (2014)

The Guest (2014)

The Guest    05 Sep 2014

R 100 minReleased

IMDB: 6.7/10 817 votes

If you ask me, you could do worse to round off 2014 than The Guest, a a taut psychological thriller with old school ’70s thriller DNA with a lick of 21st century polish. I caught this film earlier in the year and for whatever reason did not get around to reviewing it. I watched it a while after seeing Killer Joe, which to be quite blunt was a somewhat similar movie but basically a pile of disgusting crap. ...

A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)

A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)

A Walk Among the Tombstones    19 Sep 2014

R 114 minReleased

IMDB: 6.5/10 104 votes

A lot of people are saying that this movie is not like Taken. But I’m not going to start this review by saying what it isn’t like and instead say what it is like. The first movie that comes to mind is 8mm, starring Nicolas Cage and directed by Joel Schumacher. A drama/thriller about a private detective on the trail of people who are “not human”. 8mm was released in 1999, this is set in 1999. ...