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Lethal Weapon (1987) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Lethal Weapon (1987) Directed by Richard Donner With Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan. The film that began a series of engaging buddy-cop action-comedies, Richard Donner’s Lethal Weapon introduces the sparky pairing of Mel Gibson and Danny Glover … Continue reading

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Cop Car (2015) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Cop Car (2015) Directed by Jon Watts. With Kevin Bacon, Hays Wellford and James Freedson-Jackson.  Based on title alone, Jon Watts’s Cop Car isn’t a film that’s going all out to sell itself, but, with Kevin Bacon playing ‘bad cop’ … Continue reading

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Internal Affairs (1990) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Internal Affairs (1990) Directed by Mike Figgis. With Richard Gere, Andy Garcia, Nancy Travis and William Baldwin. Mike Figgis’ Internal Affairs is a strange little film. It’s set in Los Angeles and was released in 1990, a year before the … Continue reading

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End of Watch (2012) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

End of Watch (2012) Directed by David Ayer. With Jake Gyllenhall, Michael Peña, Anna Kendrick, Natalie Martinez, David Harbour, Frank Grillo, and America Ferrera. Come the final credits, your emotional response to David Ayer’s gritty cop thriller End of Watch is … Continue reading

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