Logan’s Movie Reviews: The Pope of Greenwich Village, 1984


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Set on the streets of New York’s Little Italy, chronicles the lives and relationships between a disparate pair of Italian American cousins. Both of them want to leave the poverty of ghetto life but their quest to get there lands them in between the mob and the crooked police force.
Director – Stuart Rosenberg
Starring:
Eric Roberts – Paulie
Mickey Rourke – Charlie
Daryl Hannah – Diane
Geraldine Page – Mrs Ritter
Burt Young – Bedbug Eddie

Logan’s Movie Reviews: Johnny Handsome, 1989


A career criminal who has been deformed since birth is given a new face by a kindly doctor and paroled from prison. It appears that he has gone straight, but he is really planning his revenge on the man who killed his father-figure and sent him to prison.
Director: Walter Hill
Writers: John Godey (novel), Ken Friedman (screenplay)
Stars: Mickey Rourke, Ellen Barkin, Elizabeth McGovern, Lance Henriksen, Forest Whitaker
Logan’s Movie Reviews: Johnny Handsome, 1989
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