Chuck Dowling

Chuck Dowling


I watch a lot of “bad” movies. But whatever, it's not like we can go outside.

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  • Action U.S.A.

    Action U.S.A.


    If you're a stuntman and you find yourself directing a film, you know that the script and acting probably aren't going to be up to snuff. So... do what you know and load that sumbitch with every possible stunt and explosion you can manage. Works for me.

  • The Distinguished Gentleman

    The Distinguished Gentleman


    Like most everyone else, I actively disliked The Distinguished Gentleman back upon its original release. I've become strangely fascinated with Eddie Murphy's career as of late though, and after a rewatch I'm happy to say that this is actually pretty entertaining.

    Removed from the context of the politics of the early 90s (boy have things changed), there's a quaint charm to the proceedings here as con man Murphy runs for Congress, wins, then develops a conscience. The reasons for his…

Popular reviews

  • Foodfight!


    The movie that's running on the monitors in the waiting rooms for Hell.

  • Blame It on Rio

    Blame It on Rio


    In the 1980s people said "We're off to see the latest 'Dude has sex with his best friend's teenage daughter' movie" and since we were so busy with those damn Russians, no one thought to respond "Hey whoa wait a minute, that's not right..."