The Departed (mini-review++)

Review process: two scores assigned: (I don’t believe in Rotten Tomatoes. I just believe in me) (***all-purpose SPOILER ALERT*** there may be some in this review) (1) Shark Wrighter (SW) Score: Based on a sum of 5 sub-scores (acting, directing, writing/story, cinematography &/or animation &/or effects, editing) with 1 being terrible and 10 being terrific. […]

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I rolled off the assembly line in 1974. At the same time, a young Polish director named Roman Polanski, along with an exceptional scribe named Robert Towne and an American icon in the making named Jack Nicholson, gave birth to the classic called Chinatown. Many consider this Noir’s script to be flawless. Every line and […]

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