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The Hitman’s Bodyguard
I will always love you
"...Directed by: Patrick Hughes. Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Salma Hayek, Elodie Yung,..."

Aug. 18, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Negotiator
"...Directed by: F. Gary Gray. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey, David Morse, Ron Rifkin, John..."

Aug. 7, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Formula 51
"...Directed by: Ronny Yu. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Carlyle, Emily Mortimer, Meat Loaf, Jake..."

Oct. 25, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Shaft
"...Directed by: John Singleton. Starring: Mekhi Phifer, Pat Hingle, Philip Bosco, Lynne Thigpen,..."

June 16, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Caveman's Valentine
"...Directed by: Kasi Lemmons. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Colm Feore, Ann Magnuson, Damir..."

April 13, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Great White Hype
"...Directed by: Reginald Hudlin. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Peter Berg,..."

May 10, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Plump Fiction
"...Directed by: Bob Koherr. Starring: Tommy Davidson, Julie Brown, Paul Dinello, Sandra Bernhard, Dan Castellaneta, Colleen Camp,..."

Sept. 4, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

XXX: State of the Union
A nonstop orgy of bullets, bombs, and booty that aims low and hits the bull’s-eye with enough firepower to sink the Bismarck.
"...Directed by: Lee Tamahori. Starring: Ice Cube, Willem Dafoe, Samuel L. Jackson,..."

April 29, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

XXX
"...Directed by: Rob Cohen. Starring: Vin Diesel, Asia Argento, Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Csokas and Joe..."

Aug. 9, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Captain America: The Winter Soldier
One of the better offerings from Marvel’s growing multimedia omniverse, this film gives fans plenty to chew on.
"...by: Anthony Russo and Joe Russo. Starring: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Redford, Sebastian Stan, Anthony..."

April 4, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Captain Marvel
Brie Larson confidently lays the next cornerstone of the Marvel Cinematic Universe
"...Directed by: Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. Starring: Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Jude Law, Ben..."

March 8, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Kiss of Death
"...Directed by: Barbet Schroeder. Starring: David Caruso, Samuel L. Jackson, Nicolas Cage, Helen Hunt, Kathryn Erbe, Michael..."

April 21, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Man
Samuel L. Jackson and Eugene Levy have starred in bigger stinkers, but this wheezing comedy may herald the death knell of the interracial buddy-cop farce.
"...Directed by: Les Mayfield. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Eugene Levy, Luke Goss,..."

Sept. 16, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Lakeview Terrace
By-the-book domestic thriller about the consequences of moving into a neighborhood lorded over by a rules-happy sociopath with a gun and a badge.
"...Directed by: Neil LaBute. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Patrick Wilson, Kerry Washington, Ron..."

Sept. 19, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

The Red Violin
A special violin is traced over three centuries and multiple owners and countries.
"...Directed by: François Girard. Starring: Carlo Cecchi, Don McKellar, Samuel L. Jackson, Jason Flemyng, Greta..."

June 25, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

187
"...Directed by: Kevin Reynolds. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, John Heard, Kelly Rowan and..."

Aug. 8, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Long Kiss Goodnight
Davis plays a suburban mom, amnesiac, and trained-to-kill bottle blonde.
"...Directed by: Renny Harlin. Starring: Geena Davis, Samuel L. Jackson, Patrick Malahide, Craig..."

Oct. 11, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Soul Men
Samuel Jackson and Bernie Mac play a couple of washed-up and forgotten R&B backup singers, who are on an improbable road back to fame.
"...Directed by: Malcolm D. Lee. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Bernie Mac, Sharon..."

Nov. 7, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Coach Carter
Come to this movie for the prominent hip-hop soundtrack and glossy sports action; leave with a message about teamwork, decency, and self-respect scorched into your brain.
"...Directed by: Thomas Carter. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Ri'chard, Rob Brown, Debbi Morgan, Ashanti,..."

Jan. 14, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

In My Country
Samuel L. Jackson and Juliette Binoche star in this John Boorman political drama about the work of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
"...Directed by: John Boorman. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Juliette Binoche, Brendan Gleeson, Menzi "Ngubs" Ngubane,..."

April 8, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Changing Lanes
"...Directed by: Roger Michell. Starring: William Hurt, Amanda Peet, Sydney Pollack, Toni Collette,..."

April 12, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Jackie Brown
Based on Elmore Leonard's novel Rum Punch, this is a fairly straight-ahead, Seventies-styled caper film.
"...Directed by: Quentin Tarantino. Starring: Pam Grier, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Forster, Bridget Fonda, Michael Keaton, Robert..."

Dec. 26, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fresh
"...Directed by: Boaz Yakin. Starring: Sean Nelson, Samuel L. Jackson, Giancarlo Esposito, N'Bushe Wright, Ron Brice..."

Sept. 2, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Glass
M. Night Shyamalan's meta-comic trilogy crashes into Earth with a dull splat
"...Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan. Starring: Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, James McAvoy, Sarah..."

Jan. 18, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Hateful Eight
Tarantino's latest opus screens in 70mm this week at two Austin venues
"...Directed by: Quentin Tarantino. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins,..."

Dec. 25, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Kingsman: The Secret Service
This comic-book riff on James Bond films finds fun amid the ultraviolence.
"...Directed by: Matthew Vaughn. Starring: Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Sophie..."

Feb. 13, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Resurrecting the Champ
Several morality plays vie for attention in this story about a workmanlike sportswriter who latches on to a tale told by a homeless alcoholic as his ticket out of palookaville.
"...Directed by: Rod Lurie. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Josh Hartnett, Kathryn Morris, David..."

Aug. 24, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

1408
Even though 1408 is one of the best Stephen King adaptations ever, this movie belongs to star John Cusack and director Mikael Håfström all the way.
"...Directed by: Mikael Håfström. Starring: John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Mary McCormack, Tony Shalhoub and Jasmine Jessica..."

June 22, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Black Snake Moan
Like a steady 12-bar blues progression, Black Snake Moan lays down a groove and works the chords over and over 'til they're all spent.
"...Directed by: Craig Brewer. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Christina Ricci, Justin Timberlake, S. Epatha Merkerson,..."

March 2, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Unbreakable
"...Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan. Starring: Elizabeth Lawrence, Eamonn Walker, James Handy, Charlayne Woodard,..."

Nov. 24, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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