Samuel L Jackson

3

Poor

The Spirit

Which socially awkward teenage lad wouldn’t have wanted to be Frank Miller? One minute he’s god of the fanboys, lauded in comic book circles for his cerebral graphic novels, next...

4

Poor

Lakeview Terrace

Neil LaBute has built his portfolio breathing life into movies and stage plays about dysfunctional individuals (usually men) who have difficulty fitting into relationships and societal norms. His first offering,...

6

Fair

Jumper (DVD)

Jumper was so universally slated on its cinema release that I wasn't exactly delighted to find the DVD in the "to watch" pile.

6

Fair

Cleaner

It is the classic nasty job that somebody has to do. He may claim that he doesn't clean up blood, he cleans up anger, heartache and grief.

6

Fair

1408

Haunted houses were once a staple of the horror genre; now not so much, thanks to the prevalence of gore and so-called torture porn.

2

Dreadful

Black Snake Moan

You know you’re in pulp fiction territory — and not in a good, Tarantino kind of way — when you see the poster for Black Snake Moan: done up like...