Archive for Keanu Reeves
“Don’t answer that door. Please.”
When a devoted husband and father (Keanu Reeves) is left home alone for the weekend, two stranded young women unexpectedly knock on his door for help. What starts out as a kind gesture results in a dangerous seduction and a deadly game of cat and mouse.
The audience could be forgiven for struggling to find a lot of redeeming qualities in Eli Roth’s homage to the 70’s home invasion flick ‘Death Game’. Unless we missed some earth-shattering epiphany amidst the white noise and teenage angst, Knock Knock felt more like 99 minutes of feminist-sponsored, male demonization than anything that could be classed as entertainment. You know? The message that all …
“All the hallmarks of a cult classic.”
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: the 80’s and 90’s were the halcyon days of the action genre. You know, back when good guys were incredibly good, bad guys were incredibly bad, and explosions were… um, incredibly explodey. Commando. Terminator. Predator. Come to think of it, everything from Arnie’s back-catalogue was awesome. In fact, everything in Action Land was awesome. Well, that was until the new millennium rolled around and things suddenly became serious. The line between good and bad turned grey and the world seemed a lot less explodey. It was also an era that just happened to …
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