It is 1914. As the Great War looms, the vast Ottoman Empire is crumbling. Constantinople (Istanbul), its once vibrant, multicultural capital is about to be consumed by chaos. Michael Boghosian (Oscar Isaac), arrives in the cosmopolitan hub as a medical student determined to bring modern medicine back to Siroun, his ancestral village in Southern Turkey […]
From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS, the story of one man’s daring courage to take on the might of an empire. Using state of the art visual effects and 3D immersion, Scott brings new life to the story of the defiant leader Moses (Christian Bale) as […]
The Fighter, the latest collaboration of director David O. Russell (Three Kings) with Mark Wahlberg, is an unexpectedly inspirational film. It is based on the true story about small town boxer, Micky Ward (Wahlberg) trying to make it to the title fight while dealing with his overbearing family and his wayward older brother, Dicky Eklund […]
Dicky Ecklund (Christian Bale) is a former boxing hero that squandered his talents and threw away his shot at greatness. Mickey Ward (Mark Wahlberg), his half-brother, is a struggling journeyman boxer who spent his life living in his big brother\’s shadow. THE FIGHTER is inspired by the true story of two brothers who, against all […]
With the announcement of the Oscars increasing the Best Picture nominees to 10, more deserving films will get exposure regardless of the outcome. Public Enemies will be one of those on the list for the March 7, 2010 Oscars, in my opinion. Not only was it well cast, with Johnny Depp as Dillinger, Christian Bale […]
From the official site – In the action-thriller Public Enemies, acclaimed film director Michael Mann directs Johnny Depp, Christian Bale and Academy Award winner Marion Cotillard in the story of legendary Depression-era outlaw John Dillinger (Depp) – the charasmatic bank robber whose lightening raids made him the number one targer of J. Edgar Hoover\’s fledgling […]
So far it’s been the Summer of *Meh*. None of the four “blockbuster” movies released in May have totally rocked my socks. McG’s vision of post Judgment Day out on Thursday (May 21st) may disappoint Terminator purists but I think most audiences will find Terminator Salvation a fairly enjoyable holiday weekend distraction.
In theatres and IMAX on July 18 “The Dark Knight” reunites director Christopher Nolan with star Christian Bale, who returns to continue Batman\’s war on crime. With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon (Gary Oldman) and District Attorney Harvey Dent (Aaron Eckhart), Batman sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate […]