Manly Movies

Jeffrey Donovan

Shot Caller (2017)

Shot Caller (2017)

Shot Caller    18 Aug 2017

R 121 minReleased

IMDB: 7.3/10 990 votes

Jacob Harlon (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau of TV’s Game of Thrones) used to be the perfect family man – a working-class stockbroker with a loving wife and son. That all changes during an unfortunate incident that put Jacob behind bars, exposing him to the tough realities of prison life, and destroying his ties with his once-happy family. Several years later, a hardened and transformed Jacob emerges, now going through the moniker “Money”, is released, but soon discovers that once he’s in deep ...

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)

Sicario: Day of the Soldado    29 Jun 2018

R 122 minReleased

IMDB: 7.1/10 852 votes

Sicario: Day Of The Soldado (2018) I took a glance at the Rotten Tomatoes verdict for this movie. For each film on the site, Rotten Tomatoes has a consensus, with the one for this movie decrying ‘machismo’. I sort of knew after watching this film that it would take shots from the hard left (i.e. 80% of all critics) and the brief visit to RT confirmed it. Along with the film being too macho, it was also fitted ...