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The Great Don Johnson

The great Don Johnson was born on December 15, 1949. He worked in television and film throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, but Johnson hit the jackpot in 1984 when he was cast in the role of Sonny Crockett in in the era defining cop show, Miami [...]

December 15, 2021

Notebook Reviews: SWEET HEARTS DANCE

Robert Greenwald – 1988.  Sweet Hearts Dance is a very good family drama with some very fine comedic moments woven throughout. The excellent cast –  Don Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Jeff Daniels and Elizabeth Perkins – all deliver [...]

November 18, 2021

Don Johnson & Olga Kurylenko Have HIGH HEAT

The mighty Don Johnson and Olga Kurylenko have just wrapped filming on the action-comedy High Heat. Directed by Zach Golden and written by James Pedersen, the pic sees Johnson and Kurylenko playing a husband and wife who get caught-up in a Mafia [...]

October 19, 2021

Notebook Reviews: TIN CUP

Ron Shelton – 1996 Director Ron Shelton delivers a great sporting comedy with Tin Cup. The film features a wonderful turn by Kevin Costner – who is at his most likeable and charismatic. Shelton’s film has an incredible supporting [...]

July 21, 2021

Uncovering Curiosities: Jim Mickle’s COLD IN JULY

A grim, gritty and darkly comic thriller, Jim Mickle’s 2014 release Cold In July hits all the rights marks for delivering a thriller that goes against the mainstream grain. Michael C. Hall is the all-American family man who starts off a series of [...]

June 28, 2021

The Mighty Don Johnson

The mighty Don Johnson needs no introduction to readers of Movies In Focus. The Miami Vice/Nash Bridges legend delivers each time he’s on screen and in recent years he has done sterling work in Brawl In Cell Block 99, Vengeance, Dragged Across [...]

June 7, 2020

Screen Legend Don Johnson Gets A SICK NOTE On Sky Atlantic

Don Johnson is a Movies In Focus legend. Any Johnson casting is great news – and now he’s taking a major role in the new UK drama Sick Note. Here’s the dope from Deadline: Created and written by Nat Saunders (Trollied) and James Serafinowicz [...]

May 31, 2016

Get ‘Lost’ During A 10 Night Stay In BATES MOTEL

A&E has picked up a ten episode order of Bates Motel, a new Psycho prequel series from writer/producer Carlton Cuse.According to Variety: “Bates Motel examines the formative years of iconic “Psycho” character Norman Bates, and his [...]

July 3, 2012