Tag: jon voight

Quick Review: Midnight Cowboy (1969)

MIDNIGHT COWBOY BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLNOVEMBER 3, 2013 The star of “Midnight Cowboy” maybe Jon Voight, but the one that steals the show is Dustin Hoffman as Enrico “Ratso” Rizzo, who delivers one of the strongest character performances of his career. Voight is brilliant as the pie-eyed small-town cowboy moving to the big city to be a hustler, but without the rich and dark turn … Read More Quick Review: Midnight Cowboy (1969)

Movie Review: Transformers (2007)

TRANSFORMERS BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLJULY 24, 2013 Bringing to life a story of epic stature, “Transformers” is everything I wanted it to be and so much more. Michael Bay understands the anatomy of a science fiction action film and runs with that knowing full force. Despite some heavy-handed attempts at stereotyped humor, Bay handles the comedic portion of the movie with an expert hand, weaving … Read More Movie Review: Transformers (2007)