Samuel L. Jackson
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
We hold these truths to be self-evident; that Quentin Tarantino (Django Unchained, Inglourious Basterds, Death Proof, Kill Bill Vol. I-II, Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs) is a singularly talented filmmaker; that his films represent, sometimes paradoxically, the best and the worst in post-modern remix culture; that Tarantino is simultaneously the
The third cautionary tale, albeit a pulpy, comic-book one, about the pitfalls and perils of artificial intelligence (A.I.) in as many months (e.g., Ex Machina, Chappie), Avengers: Age of Ultron, the not unexpected, over-marketed sequel to 2012’s The Avengers (Disney/Marvel had more than $1.5 billion reasons for making a follow-up
Kingsman: The Secret Service is every bit the crazy, violent film we’ve come to expect from Matthew Vaughn.
Successfully advances both Marvel’s Cinematic Universe and Captain America’s individual story.
Reasonable Doubt, an upcoming crime thriller directed by Peter Howitt (Laws of Attraction) and starring Samuel L. Jackson (The Avengers) and Dominic Cooper is the story of a lawyer who accidentally hits and kills a man that dives in front of his car only to be the prosecutor in the
I didn’t care too much for Jumper on the big screen and did not care much for Jumper 3D on Blu-ray. Doug Liman (The Bourne Identity, Mr. & Mrs. Smith) directs this sci-fi action film based on the best-selling novel by Steven Gould and script from David S. Goyer and
The PG-13 RoboCop remake just dropped their first trailer and instead of focusing on money shots (explosions! action! guns!) they opted for a more human feel that could pay off in the end. With a PG-13 rating that upset many of the original film’s fanboys, it makes sense that the film couldn’t
This weeks biggest release was Django Unchained! Quentin Tarantino’s latest film that got plenty of buzz including a few awards! Christoph Waltz earned his second Oscar working with Quentin Tarantino.
There is not much time left in the Oscar race. The most important awards announcement of the week came on Wednesday when the Producers Guild of America (PGA) revealed its nominees for the Daryl F. Zanuck Award for Producer of the Year in Theatrical Motion Pictures, which are: Argo, Beasts
Three years after crafting the ultimate revenge fantasia in the bloody revisionist masterpiece Inglourious Basterds, Quentin Tarantino tops himself with Django Unchained, a spaghetti western that finds the freed slave Django (Jamie Foxx) wandering the antebellum South alongside German bounty hunter King Schultz (Christoph Waltz) in search of his wife,
Still of Jessica Chastain in Zero Dark Thirty. Photo by Jonathan Olley – © 2012 – Zero Dark Thirty, LLC. This Chick’s Flicks logo: © 2012 Kristal Bailey. . Dear Readers, I don’t know about you, but for me, December is shaping up to be a fairly expensive month. And not just
We know not everyone has time for every major release or big movie, so instead of featuring 10 great films a month, these are truly the ones that cannot be missed. They’ll either be films coming out in theaters that week or something on Netflix I think that’s worth the watch.