Movies directed by John Boorman
Point Blank (1967)
92 mins Crime, Drama, Thriller
Expressionist and Neo-noir are two of the terms used frighteningly often in reviews of "Point Blank", I almost feel that they are thrown in because they sound like fancy words someone who understands movies would use. Now I'm...
Hell in the Pacific (1968)
103 mins Drama, War
Two men, one island and only one speaks American. I wonder if anyone could sell that scenario to a Hollywood studio these days. In truth I don't think they could for the simple reason I don't think directors could make such a...
The Emerald Forest (1985)
114 mins Action , Adventure , Drama
"The Emerald Forest" is an example of why I encourage people to watch older movies they may never have heard of because they could be in for a treat. Now I have no idea why I hadn't watched "The Emerald Forest" before because...
Hope and Glory (1987)
113 mins Drama, War
Hope and Glory (1987) director John Boorman's semi-autobiographical movie about nine year old boy Bill (Sebastian Rice-Edwards) and his experiences of growing up in London during WWII...
The Tailor of Panama (2001)
109 mins Drama, Thriller
Pierce Brosnan is both a hindrance and a blessing when it comes to "The Tailor of Panama" an adaptation of a John le Carré novel. The hindrance part is pretty obvious because having played James Bond it is hard to get ...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name John Boorman as one of the directors.