“2 Guns” Nothing More than a Paycheck Ride

Fade in. Two cops from opposite ends of the spectrum in every way — looks, demeanor, even department — are framed by drug dealers or their boss, forcing the pair to go on the run and clear their names. What’s the title, you ask? “Tango & Cash.” Maybe “Lethal Weapon.” Maybe its just one cop,… Continue reading “2 Guns” Nothing More than a Paycheck Ride

“The Lone Ranger” Gets Sucked Up in Disney’s Blockbuster Machine

If its summer, it must be time for another big budget movie where Johnny Depp dons makeup and a wig. The first time he was in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl,” Depp’s performance catapulted him to superstardom. That blessing has almost become a curse, as with each passing film he’s become… Continue reading “The Lone Ranger” Gets Sucked Up in Disney’s Blockbuster Machine