Posts tagged Michael Keaton

Movie Review: “American Assassin”

Michael Keaton stars as Stan Hurley, a grizzly old veteran of the CIA who trains Mitch Rapp, played by Dylan O’Brien as a new assassin. The story begins 18 months earlier when Mitch and his girlfriend, Katrina, are on vacation. He’s just proposed to her and to celebrate, he gets a couple of drinks. While […]


Movie Review: “Spider-man: Homecoming”

Tom Holland stars as Spider-man, a teen-aged super hero. In this movie, he’s fifteen and and an intern for Tony Stark or Ironman, played by who else, Robert Downey Jr. Tony’s given him a special suit for the job but he’s only allowed to work on certain jobs, not the one he gets involved with. […]


“Spotlight” Movie review

This movie came out in theaters several months ago, but at the time, I couldn’t find it in any of the local theaters.  Recently, it was named the Motion Picture of the Year by the Academy Awards and the film deserved the award. The story is based in Boston where the new manager of the Boston Globe assigns the […]


“Birdman” Movie Review

Michael Keaton stars as Riggin Thompson, former star of the Birdman movies who has outgrown his cartoon character.  He attempts a comeback by writing, directing, and acting in a serious play on Broadway, putting him in a financial bind.  Getting the right actors to fit the part is one thing, getting over his past is […]