Tag Archive | Philip Seymour Hoffman

God’s Pocket (2014)

Review by-Jarrett Leahy When Mickey Scarpato’s narrow-minded stepson, Leon, is killed in a construction “accident,” Mickey tries to handle all of the arrangements for his distraught wife, Jeanie. But when Jeanie begins to suspect that her son’s death wasn’t the accident originally reported, Mickey, must call upon the neighborhood’s more nefarious characters to investigate, while […]

A Most Wanted Man (2014)

Review by-Jarrett Leahy When suspected militant jihadist Issa Karpov shows up in Hamburg, Germany to claim his deceased father’s ill-gotten fortune, the intelligence community is put on high-alert. The director of German national security wants to detain this threat immediately. However, Gunther Bachmann, the leader of a covert anti-terrorism team, sees this as his opportunity […]