Fourth films are often seen as the moment a film series has outstayed it’s welcome. How does this Pirates of the Caribbean fourquel fare?
Title – The Mechanic Released – 2011 Director – Simon West Starring – Jason Statham, Ben Foster, Donald Sutherland Review – The Mechanic is much better than it has any right to be. What might seems like a dumb Jason Statham vehicle is actually…well it’s still pretty dumb but it’s a very well-made dumb action film, thanks to two […]Read more "100 Words or Less – The Mechanic"
Title – Trespass Released – 2011 Director – Joel Schumacher Starring – Nicolas Cage, Nicole Kidman, Ben Mendelsohn. Review – As a huge fan of Nicolas Cage I had to watch this sooner or later. It is easily the worst movie he has been in over the last 20 years. It is abysmal, even the few “Cagey” scenes can’t hope […]Read more "100 Words or Less – Trespass"
Title – You’re Next Released – 2011 Director – Adam Wingard Starring – Sharni Vinson, Nicholas Tucci, AJ Bowen, Joe Swanberg. Review – You’re Next is a clever twist on the slasher/home invasion genre from horror director Adam Wingard. When a family is preyed upon by killers in animal masks, the last thing they expect is that Erin (Sharni Vinson) is a survival […]Read more "100 Words or Less – You’re Next"