New to Screen Invasion is my podcast, the Damage Control Podcast, which I host along with my friend Jon Bartlett (@adultonsetnerd). In this episode of the podcast we talk about The Mummy, the first entry into Universal’s Dark Universe. We also take a quick look at the current Box Office
The first Jack Reacher was better than it had any right to be. Steeped in generic action tropes that were more at home in a Dolph Lundgren film, Jack Reacher had no right being a $60 million Tom Cruise film. But in the hands of writer-director Christopher McQuarrie, Reacher toyed with those tropes on its
A lot of great stuff happened in 2015. Star Wars is back (and pretty cool again), James Bond returned, Fargo was better than ever … choosing only 15 great things from the year wasn’t the easiest task in the world. But when one decides to write about 15 – and only 15 – great
THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. has no idea what it’s nostalgic for, beyond the early ’60s.
MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – ROGUE NATION: Certainly qualifies as entertaining, even if only viscerally and not intellectually.
SOUTHPAW: Another fantastic Jake Gyllenhaal performance can’t elevate this cliche-ridden boxing film.
In honor of its DVD release, I have ranked the three titles Edge of Tomorrow test drove during the course of its production and marketing.
Tom Cruise has been a movie star for over 30 years. Not many people have lasted that long in Hollywood, especially as a leading man. His mix of charisma and attitude have made him one of the most bankable actors in the history of cinema. The list of quality films
Tom Cruise returns to the big screen, fighting aliens once again.
Live. Die. Repeat. In three words, that is the premise of Edge of Tomorrow, a new action-packed science fiction film headlined by Tom Cruise. These three words even make up the film’s Twitter hashtag and flash repeatedly throughout the trailer. They summarize the film in a nutshell: each day, Bill
Oblivion is set for release on Blu-ray in August. Universal has teamed with Geek Magazine for an exclusive Oblivion tote bag that will be available at Comic-Con.
This week there are some great releases! Jack Reacher, Safe Haven, 30 Rock: Season Seven, Private Practice: The Complete Sixth Season, Royal Pains: Season Four, Mama and
Fringe: The Complete Series.
Tom Cruise has confirmed he will reprise his role in Mission Impossible 5. Keep reading for that and more entertainment news in today’s News Invasion.