“Same sh*te, different country” basically sums up London Has Fallen, the much unanticipated sequel to 2013’s semi-surprise hit, Olympus Has Fallen. A xenophobic, ultra-right-wing reactionary’s wet dream, Olympus Has Fallen featured Gerard Butler as a Secret Service agent who saves the U.S. president, the country, and even the day
Reactionary, regressive, and retrogressive, THE EQUALIZER is everything an action film shouldn’t be.
The first-ever screening of David O. Russell’s American Hustle took place on Sunday. Word on the film ranges from decent to terrific, but the one aspect on which everyone seemed to agree: Jennifer Lawrence. Last year’s best actress winner apparently steals the movie with her scenes as the wife of
Prisoners is one of the most intense and suspenseful films I have seen this year. You know that Oscar season is getting close when the quality films roll into theaters week in and week out. Prisoners is one such film because of powerful performances and a story ripped from the
Two new Oblivion posters have arrived online featuring Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman. The sci-fi action thriller is directed by Joseph Kosinski and also stars Andrea Riseborough, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, and Melissa Leo. The Oblivion posters give us a better look at the devastation left after the apocalypse. I am looking forward to seeing this film, and hope
This weeks biggest releases are Flight, Celeste and Jesse Forever, and A Late Quartet. Denzel Washington’s brilliant performance as an alcoholic pilot who also has a problem with drugs in Flight has gotten him an Oscar nomination. Here’s a scene from Flight: And as usual, please don’t hesitate to share what
The Bourne Legacy continued without Matt Damon, Ted and Ice Age: Continental Drift are the big releases this week in my opinion. A fun difference in genres too with Animation, Comedy and Action/Drama. All three films had good releases and plenty of people enjoyed them! Also, the first season of
Check out the trailer for Francine, which stars Melissa Leo, Keith Leonard, Victoria Charkut, Dave Clark, and Michael Halstead. It was selected for SXSW and the Berlin International Film Festival. The synopsis: Taciturn ex-con Francine (Melissa Leo) has difficulty adjusting to life in a small lakeside town when she begins working with animals, and