Rampart tells the story of corrupt police officer Dave ‘Date rape’ Brown, played by Woody Harrelson. Set in Los Angeles in the late nineties, the film focuses around the infamous Rampart police scandals with Brown our main protagonist and anti-hero. He is not a likeable guy, being misogynistic, racist, arrogant […]
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During his twenty-plus year career, which includes the role of Woody Boyd from Cheers, his Oscar-nominated turn as Larry Flynt and fighting the undead in Zombieland, Woody Harrelson has always been an actor at the top of his game, even given a few missteps (playing a transvestite prostitute in Anger […]
Woody Harrelson outstays his welcome as dirty cop Dave ‘Date Rape’ Brown in this difficult and complicated police drama by the equally difficult but highly proficient director Oren Moverman. Rampart is a brutal, honest and depressing noir film, made so by the absolute first rate performances of its entire cast […]
You’ll struggle to find a more insubstantial film than Cedar Rapids this year, a well cast but weakly stitched together comedy that encourages yawning over laughter. With talented comedic actors like Ed Helms and John C. Reilly onboard a couple of good gags were inevitable, but for an 87 minute […]
Comedies like Cedar Rapids are a dime a dozen; fish-out-of-water stories where a group of misfits are forced to work out their differences and everyone learns something (well, almost everyone). What keeps Cedar Rapids above water, albeit just a little, is the excellent casting decision in the form of John C. Reilly. The man’s […]