Manly Movies

David Harbour

The Equalizer (2014)

The Equalizer (2014)

The Equalizer    26 Sep 2014

R 132 minReleased

IMDB: 7.2/10 300 votes

I really expected better from this movie. It had a good lead in Denzel Washington, even better director in Antoine Fuqua and a solid premise. Vigilantism is damned sure a good way to start a manly movie. The reports coming from Sony also suggested something special, and not just PR talk either. They’ve already got at least one sequel in mind, a first for Denzel Washington I think. Well they need to make the second ...

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. ...

End of Watch (2012)

End of Watch (2012)

End of Watch    21 Sep 2012

R 109 minReleased

IMDB: 7.6/10 263 votes

I expected this movie to be shit, or at least mediocre. A story about two hardass cops when the cast is that airhead Jake Gyllenhaal and that soft spoken FBI Agent from Shooter? Those two greenhorns would never convince us as men who could handle L.A. alleys at night. And worse, it was going to be ‘found footage’? I should’ve looked closer, because this movie was done by David Ayer, who is now off my shitlist ...