Movie Review: Midnight Express (1978)

Starring: Brad Davis, Randy Quaid and John Hurt Directed by: Alan Parker The real life story of William Hayes who was caught trying to smuggle drugs out of Turkey and thrown in jail to be made an example out of. Midnight Express started off tense and full of drama as we experience William Hayes, played […]

Movie Review: The 4th Company (2016)

Starring: Adrian Ladron, Andoni Gracia and Hernan Mendoza Directed by: Mitzi Vanessa Arreola and Amir Galvan Cervera Zambrano is a juvenile prisoner who has been in and out of trouble for most of his life and he finds himself inside a notoriously corrupt Mexican prison. His true passion in life is to play American football […]

Movie Review: Hunger (2008)

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham and Brian Milligan Directed by: Steve McQueen The story based on the life of Bobby Sands who led IRA prisoners on a hunger strike in order to gain political recognition from the British in the Maze Prison, Northern Ireland. I’m always fascinated by movies and documentaries that focus on the […]