Tagged with Conspiracy thriller

Day 9: The Ninth Gate (1999)

Day 9: The Ninth Gate (1999)

I’m going to go out on a limb here and make two assertions which might be seen as controversial: The Ninth Gate shares the same basic plot with¬†Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Johnny Depp is the Devil. To take the first point, Johnny Depp is a bookish collector of rare artefacts who, in the … Continue reading

Day 1: Capricorn One

Day 1: Capricorn One

I think I caught half of this film on TV a few years ago. I had a vague memory of two sinister helicopters chasing the good guys across an unforgiving desert. Plus a really cheesy ending where the sole survivor gate-crashes his own memorial service, holding his hand aloft in an Alan Shearer-like greeting. Watching … Continue reading