Despite some great acting, this is a largely unpleasant viewing experience and the downbeat tone isn’t helped by a narrative that flits back and forth in time without rhyme or reason.
U.S. Release Date: 2017-04-14
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content)
Director: F. Gary Gray
Cast: Vin Diesel, Kristofer Hivju, Nathalie Emmanuel, Ludacris, Tyrese Gibson, Scott Eastwood, Kurt Russell, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Charlize Theron, Dwayne Johnson, Helen Mirren
“Dumbing down” was coined for productions like this: big, splashy, testosterone-fueled monstrosities.
As a superhero movie, it falls into the "adequate" range of the spectrum - neither memorable nor forgettable.
Everyone knows John Turturro as an actor. After ...
U.S. Release Date: 2013-10-18
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity, Violence)
Director: Bill Condon
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Peter Capaldi, Anthony Mackie, Stanley Tucci, Laura Linney, Carice van Houten, Moritz Bleibtreu, Alicia Vikander, David Thewlis, Daniel Bruhl, Alexander Siddig
Perhaps the most curious and counterproductive ...
The team behind The Five Year Engagement - ...
When the characters in Footloose are dancing and ...
U.S. Release Date: 2011-04-29
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence, Profanity,Sexual Content)
Director: Justin Lin
Cast: Vin Diesel, Don Omar, Tego Calderon, Gal Gadot, Sung Kang, Matt Schulze, Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges, Tyrese Gibson, Joaquim de Almeida, Dwayne Johnson, Jordana Brewster, Paul Walker, Elsa Pataky
Ever since Justin Lin took control of The Fast and...
With a title like Faster, it has to be a balls-to-...