1998 – U.S. Marshals

★★★☆☆ USA. 2h11m. Thriller. Directed by Stuart Baird. Written by Roy Huggins, John Pogue. Cinematography by Andrzej Bartkowiak. Edited by Terry Rawlings. Music by Jerry Goldsmith. Starring Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes, Robert Downey Jr., Joe Pantoliano, Kate Nelligan, Irène Jacob.

A spin-off to the 1993 motion picture The Fugitive, which in turn was based on the television series of the same name, created by Huggins. The story does not involve the character of Dr. Richard Kimble, portrayed by Harrison Ford in the initial film, but instead the plot centers on United States Deputy Marshal Sam Gerard, once again played by Tommy Lee Jones. The plot follows Gerard and his team as they pursue another fugitive, Mark Sheridan, played by Wesley Snipes, who attempts to escape government officials following an international conspiracy scandal.

2007 – Zodiac

★★★★☆ USA. 2h37m. Mystery / Crime. Directed by David Fincher. Written by James Vanderbilt (screenplay) and Robert Graysmith (“Zodiac”, “Zodiac Unmasked”). Cinematography by Harris Savides. Edited by Angus Wall. Music by David Shire. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr., Anthonoy Edwards, Brian Cox, Elias Koteas, Donal Logue, John Carroll Lynch, Dermot Mulroney.

Zodiac tells the story of the manhunt for the Zodiac Killer, a serial murderer who terrorized the San Francisco Bay Area during the late 1960s and early 1970s, taunting police with letters, bloodstained clothing, and ciphers mailed to newspapers.