The Dark Tower

Movie 411: Dark Tower

Screenplay by: Nikolaj Arcel, Akiva Goldsman, Jeff Pinker, and Anders Thomas Jensen Rated: PG-13 The Hook: The fantastical elements and storyline piqued my interest. A Stephen King film I could actually watch. Plus, Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey in the starring cast? Couldn’t hurt.  The Good The acting. I mentioned in my expectations, I like Alba and McConaughey […]

At the Movies: Thor, Ragnorak

All right. As a pre-birthday present I’m heading out to watch this! I’m not sure what to expect except for a whole bunch of action-adventure awesomeness with a dose of witty dialogue.

Movie 411: Hitman’s Bodyguard

Director: Patrick Hughes (Expandables 3) Screenplay: Tom O’Connor Released: August 2017 Genre: Action/Comedy Rated: R . . . a hard R-rating The Hook: Ryan Reynolds!! 411 Junkie Rundown: It’s all in the title really, but . . . a hitman has decided to testify against this global baddie and whether this evil guy gets locked away or not solely depends […]

Movie 411: Mr. Right

Directed by: Paco Cabezas (Penny Dreadful) Screenplay by: Max Landis (Victor Frankenstein) Rated:  R Release Date:  April 2016 Genre:  Action, Rom-Com The Hook: Honestly, I realized this DVD was getting checked out a lot and decided to check it out. For whatever reason, I didn’t really read what it was about prior to hitting play. The […]

Movie 411: The Great Wall

Directed by: Yimou Zhang (Hero) Screenplay by: Carlo Bernard (Prince of Persia), Doug Miro (Prince of Persia), and Tony Gilroy (Rogue One) Rated:  PG-13 Release Date:  December 2016 Genre:  Action, Adventure The Hook: Nothing really. Just action, adventure, and the need to catch a movie. On a quest to hunt down black powder, a group […]

Movie 411: Star Wars, Rogue One

Directed by:  Gareth Edwards Screenplay by:  Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy Rated:  PG-13 Release Date:  December 2016 Genre:  Sci-Fi, Action The Hook:  Um, because it’s Star Wars Summary Members of the Rebel Alliance decide to steal the building plans of the Death Star after finding out there may be a design flaw that could destroy […]