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The Rookie (1990) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Rookie (1990) Directed by Clint Eastwood With Clint Eastwood, Charlie Sheen, Raul Julia and Sonia Braga The Rookie is an expensive looking action movie with all the ingredients and little flavour. With Clint Eastwood behind the megaphone, casting himself … Continue reading

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Misery (1990) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Misery (1990) Directed by Rob Reiner • Written by William Goldman • Novel by Stephen King With James Caan, Kathy Bates and Lauren Bacall. Based on the Stephen King novel, Misery stars James Caan as Paul Sheldon, a successful pulp … Continue reading

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Air America (1990) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Air America (1990) Directed by Roger Spottiswoode. With Mel Gibson, Robert Downey Jr., Lane Smith and Nancy Travis. Adapted from a book by Christopher Robbins, Air America is a light-hearted action-comedy set during the Vietnam war starring Mel Gibson and … Continue reading

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Total Recall (1990) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Total Recall (1990) Directed by Paul Verhoeven. With Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside, Rachel Ticotin and Ronny Cox. This loose adaptation of the Philip K. Dick story, ‘We Can Remember It for You Wholesale‘, is a violent, fun-packed science-fiction … Continue reading

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Pretty Woman (1990) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Pretty Woman (1990) Directed by Garry Marshall. With Richard Gere and Julia Roberts. It’s easy to form a cynical view about Garry Marshall’s Hollywood fantasy, Pretty Woman. A rich investment banker (Richard Gere), picks up a vulnerable prostitute (Julia Roberts) … Continue reading

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RoboCop 2 (1990) Film Review By Gareth Rhodes

RoboCop 2 (1990) Directed by Irvin Kershner. With Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Dan O’ Herlihy and Belinda Bauer. With Frank Miller co-writing story and screenplay, and Empire Strikes Back director Irvin Kershner in the hot-seat, you might be forgiven for … Continue reading

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