PACIFIC RIM: The Monsters at Our Door

Pacific Rim (2013) – Directed by Guillermo del Toro – Starring Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi, Charlie Day, Robert Kazinsky, Max Martini, Burn Gorman, Clifton Collins Jr., and Ron Perlman. Please be aware that SPOILERS exist beyond this point. For me, it was G.I. Joe and Transformers. And Crystar. Star Wars was in its…

BLADE II: The Dark Knight Returns

Blade II (2002) – Directed by Guillermo del Toro – Starring Wesley Snipes, Kris Kristofferson, Ron Perlman, Leonor Varela, Norman Reedus, Luke Goss, Thomas Kretschmann, Danny John-Jules, Donnie Yen, and Tony Curran. BLADE II is one of the most successfully stylish films I’ve ever seen. Even if the story sucked (and it doesn’t), I could…

HELLBOY: There Are Things That Go Bump in the Night

Hellboy (2004) – Directed by Guillermo del Toro – Starring Ron Perlman, Rupert Evans, Doug Jones, Selma Blair, Karel Roden, Ladislav Beran, John Hurt, Bridget Hodson, and Jeffrey Tambor. During yesterday’s review of Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man, I lamented the fact that as much as I loved the movie, I didn’t really enjoy watching it anymore.…

ALIEN RESURRECTION: Must Be a Chick Thing

Alien Resurrection (1997; Theatrical Cut) – Directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet – Starring Sigourney Weaver, Winona Ryder, Ron Perlman, Dominique Pinon, Gary Dourdan, Michael Wincott, Brad Dourif, Leland Orser, Dan Hedaya, J. E. Freeman, Kim Flowers, and Raymond Cruz. I’d never seen ALIEN RESURRECTION before last night and I was pleasantly surprised by what I saw.…

SEASON OF THE WITCH: Why?

Season of the Witch (2011) – Directed by Dominic Sena – Starring Nicolas Cage, Ron Perlman, Claire Foy, Stephen Campbell Moore, Robert Sheehan, Ulrich Thomsen, Stephen Graham, and Christopher Lee. SEASON OF THE WITCH is the kind of movie that’s neither awful enough to just stop watching, nor good enough to ever be average. It’s…