South Boston cop Billy Costigan (Leonardo DiCaprio) goes under cover to infiltrate the organization of gangland chief Frank Costello (Jack Nicholson). As Billy gains the mobster’s trust, a career criminal named Colin Sullivan (Matt Damon) infiltrates the police department and reports on its activities to his syndicate bosses. When both organizations learn they have a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin must figure out each other’s identities to save their own lives.
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
Logan’s Movie Reviews w/1Silva — The Shining, 1980
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Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writers: Stephen King (novel), Stanley Kubrick (screenplay)
Stars: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd
Yes. I know. It’s been a while. I have no excuse for it other than life gets in the way sometimes. For that I apologize. I hope to make it up for you with another entry in our “Movies You Must Own” series, and just in time for Halloween I present one of the greatest horror films of all time:
THE SHINING More
Just got home after a great day with friends and family (and just in time to see the New York Jets advance in the NFL playoffs). However, today’s movie was probably the LOW point of the entire day, which is why this review will be short and sweet. What movie was it? James L. Brooks’ newest foray into the rom-com realm – How Do You Know.