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Notebook Reviews: RAISING ARIZONA

Joel Coen – 1987 Raising Arizona is a fantastic off-beat comedy  – and one of the Cohen Brothers finest films. Nicolas Cage is great as the dim-witted ex-con, but the film’s best moments involve the Lone Rider Of The Apocalypse. [...]

January 26, 2021

Uncovering Curiosities: Larry Charles’ ARMY OF ONE

Nobody does crazy quite like Nicolas Cage and he might just be at his craziest (if that’s even possible) in 2016’S Army Of One. The comedy is the true story of a ‘normal’ American who decides to wage a one man war on Osama Bin [...]

January 18, 2021

Trailer: Nicolas Cage Gives Us The HISTORY OF SWEAR WORDS

Good old Nicolas Cage never fails to surprise or impress. The Academy Award-winning actor continues to deliver a hugely eclectic filmography – and now he’s giving us the most intriguing sounding docuseries of 2021. History of Swear Words [...]

December 23, 2020

You Can Quote Me On That!

Movies In Focus has been doing the whole movie review thing for well over a decade now and I’m always excited when I score a poster/DVD/blu-ray cover quote. It’s a validation of sorts and at the very least it shows that someone, [...]

December 22, 2020

Notebook Reviews: BRINGING OUT THE DEAD

Martin Scorsese – 1999 Martin Scorsese‘s Bringing Out The Dead is a bleak and grimy drama which can be difficult to watch at times. The cast do some great work with Nicolas Cage delivering under-the-radar performance and a stand-out [...]

November 23, 2020

KICK-ASS Still Kicks Ass 10 Years On

Movies In Focus recently caught Matthew Vaughn‘s Kick-Ass again for the first time in years. It’s hard to believe that it was released 10 years ago. Superhero films weren’t as dominant in 2010 as they are now and Vaughn’s [...]

October 3, 2020

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