I Confess (1953) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

I CONFESS, 1953 Classic Movie Review Directed by Alfred Hitchcock Starring Montgomery Cliff, Anne Baxter, Karl Malden Review by Steve Painter SYNOPSIS: Refusing to give into police investigators’ questions of suspicion, due to the seal of confession, a priest becomes the prime suspect in a murder. Alfred Hitchcock was notorious for loathing actors. He once… Continue reading I Confess (1953) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Movie Review: BATTLE ROYALE, 2000

Deadline Thriller/Suspense Film and Writing Festival https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/ BATTLE ROYALE, 2000 Movie Reviews Directed by Kinji Fukasaku Starring: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tarô Yamamoto, Chiaki Kuriyama, Sosuke Takaoka Review by Keith Huckfield SYNOPSIS: In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary “Battle… Continue reading Movie Review: BATTLE ROYALE, 2000

Movie Review: JAWS (1975)

What causes people to be scared of the unknown? Most often, it is that which can’t be seen that is the most terrifying. The imagination, it seems, is capable of conjuring images that are far worse than anything real could ever be. The best horror films are the ones that capitalize on the reactions people have to the things that are beyond their scope, be it something from another world, or, as in the case of Jaws, something that lies just below the ocean’s surface.