Category Archives: movie discussions

Marshall

I watched Marshall which is the story of the life of Thurgood Marshall.  However, the movie itself really tells the story of one particular trial in Marshall’s earlier life in which he was defending criminals who were being falsely accused and at risk of conviction. This movie is very much worth seeing and it is […]

Foreigner

I watched the new Jackie Chan movie entitled Foreigner.  The story is of a man whose daughter is killed by some IRA faction’s bombing of targets in London. The man wants to know who kills his daughter and demands the names from a leader of the IRA or some political group affiliated with them and […]

Chasing the dragon

I saw the movie Chasing the Dragon, set in Hong Kong under British rule, about the rise of a drug dealer with some sense of ethics and justice.  It was interesting and I would hope to find out to what degree it was based on a true story, or if it was completely fictional. In […]