By James Kenney (Adapted from a review originally appearing on whatchareading.com) BLOOD MONEY John Cusack, long seemingly disinterested in acting since his solid performances in ADULT WORLD and LOVE & … Continue reading The Man in Black: John Cusack in BLOOD MONEY and SINGULARITY
CELL got bad press, but it’s okay with me.
David Grovic’s The Bag Man is a delayed entry in the Quentin Tarantino- David Lynch wannabe sweepstakes, when late 1990s filmgoers were bombarded with lousy, self-conscious, pseudohip films filled with violence … Continue reading Does Anyone Remember THE BAG MAN with John Cusack and Robert De Niro? I Do!
My first piece on “stealth cinema,” low-budget films with A-List actors, republished.
By James Kenney First printed at Queens Free Press, 2014. After having reviewed the dispiriting Tarantino/Lynch throwback The Bag Man earlier this week, I happily announce that Adult World is … Continue reading Sex and Poetry: The Quiet Charms of “Adult World”