Tag: action

‘Rambo: Last Blood’ Review: A Satisfying Send-off

Directed by: Adrian GrunbergWritten by: Matthew Cirulnick & Sylvester StalloneStarring: Sylvester Stallone, Paz Vega, Adrianna Barraza & Sergio Peris-Mencheta Rating: R (for strong graphic violence,grisly images, drug use and language) Runtime: 89 minutesGenre: Action, DramaStudio: Lionsgate Sylvester Stallone has one of the most storied stares in movie history. Be it the sting of loss brushing

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Andy Serkis Officially Directing ‘Venom 2’

Gollum has a new precious. Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter, the actor-turned-filmmaker Andy Serkis has officially signed on to take over for Ruben Fleischer as director of Venom 2, furthering Sony’s Spider-man-less Spider-verse. The film marks Serkis’ third effort as a director, following the 2017 drama Breathe and last year’s Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle for Netflix. Serkis

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‘Hobbs & Shaw’ Review: ‘Fast & Furious’ Spin-off A Overly Excessive Love Letter To Action Films

The wordily-titled Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw is a movie that loves movies and boasts a passionate familiarity with the overtly macho action flicks of the 1980’s and 1990’s. I imagine it as a wide-eyed youngster skipping out of the theater after seeing Tango & Cash for the first time with a big smile on

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Edward Furlong Returning For ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Confirms James Cameron

He’s back! Today during the SDCC panel for Terminator: Dark Fate, series creator and executive producer James Cameron let it be known that Edward Furlong is indeed set to reprise his role as John Connor, mankind’s savior in the war against the machines, in the upcoming film. Furlong is returning alongside Terminator 2: Judgement Day co-star

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‘Stuber’ Review: Bautista And Nanjiani Highlight A Less-Funny ‘Collateral’

Directed by: Michael Dowse Written by: Tripper Clancy Starring: Dave Bautista, Kumail Nanjiani, Natalie Morales, Iko Uwais, & Karen Gillan Running time: 105 minutes Rating: R (for violence and language throughout, some sexual references and brief graphic nudity) Studio: 20th Century Fox Release date: July 12, 2019 Stu is an Uber driver. His boss mockingly calls him “Stuber.” The

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‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Review: Not So Far From ‘Homecoming’ After All

Directed by: Jon Watts Starring: Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya, Jon Favreau, Jacob Batalon, Marisa Tomei  Written by: Chris McKenna (II) & Erik Sommers Running time: 115 minutes Rating: PG-13 (for sci-fi action violence, some language and brief suggestive comments) Release date: July 2, 2019 Studio: Sony Pictures **Please excuse the vagueness with which I

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5 Actors Who Could Play Snake Plissken In The ‘Escape From New York’ Remake

I don’t mean to brag, but I totally called it when I named Mark Hamill as an excellent stand-in for Brad Dourif as the new voice of Chucky in this year’s Child’s Play remake. (Obviously I am joking. Any nerd could have made that obvious pick, and many did!) So, clearly I have a nose

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‘John Wick: Chapter 3– Parabellum’ Review: Back In The Saddle

About John Wick: Chapter 3– Parabellum Director by: Chad Stahelski Written by: Derek Kolstad, Shay Hatten, Chris Collins & Marc Abrams Starring: Keanu Reeves, Ian McShane, Halle Berry, Laurence Fishburne, Asia Kate Dillon & Mark Dacascos Release date: May 17, 2019 Rating: R (for pervasive strong violence, and some language) Running time: 131 min. Studio:

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Upcoming ‘Terminator’ Sequel Officially Gets A Title

Via The Wrap, the upcoming Terminator sequel has officially been titled Terminator: Dark Fate. The sixth film in the franchise is being directed by Deadpool’s Tim Miller and will serve as a direct sequel to Terminator 2: Judgement Day and will ignore all preceding entries. Series originator James Cameron developed the film’s story and is

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Film Review: ‘Captain Marvel’ Doesn’t Soar To Typical Marvel Heights

Captain Marvel is a frustrating film. It doesn’t boast the signature wit or visual flare of a Guardians of the Galaxy nor the compelling narrative or emotional character development of an Iron Man or Captain America: The Winter Soldier. By comparison, Captain Marvel is a poorly structured and bland superhero origin story that harkens back to

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