Movie 411: Blackhat

Directed by: Michael Mann (Miami Vice 2006) Screenplay by: Morgan David Fohel (assistant editor to Click, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry) Rated: R Released: January 16, 2015 The Hook: Hacker movie Hacker movie? Really, that was your draw? Absolutely! No lie. I’m a sucker for cybercrime busting. So the fact that you’re a […]

Movie 411: Seventh Son

Genres: fantasy Directed by: Sergey Bodrov Screenplay by: Charles Leavitt & Steven Knight (The Hundred Foot Journey) Screen Story: Matt Greenberg (Screenplay in Reign of Fire) *Based on the novel The Spooks Apprentice by Joseph Delaney (haven’t read this one, but I will now!) Rated: PG-13 Release Date: February 6, 2015 The Hook: I didn’t really know what this one was […]

Movie 411: The Equalizer

Directed by: Antoine Faqua Screenplay by: Richard Wenk (Michael Sloan & Richard Lindhiem wrote for the TV series this movie is based on) Rated: R Release Date: September 26, 2014 The Hook: Former government agent, an early retirement, helping out good people Plot: As mentioned in The Hook, Bob is a government agent (CIA to be exact) who is trying to […]

Movie 411: 87th Oscars, 2015

Wow! What a night! One of the biggest nights in the movie industry. The Oscars. Spoiler Alert: There are Oscar spoilers. Consider yourself warned. Now, I didn’t think I was a fan of award shows, but I can’t seem to tear myself away when I know about them. It’s a bit annoying and a bit […]

Movie 411: Hercules (2014)

Spoiler Alert: There are spoilers. Directed by: Brett Ratner Screenplay by: Ryan Condal and Evan Spiliotopolis Comic written by Steve Moore (Radical Comics) Rated: PG-13 Release Date: July 25, 2014 So, for those of you who missed the most recent Hercules story, this one stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. And this story line is based on […]

Movie 411: Movie series and stuff

Well, I’ve done a Top 5 list for Chick Flicks, here, and I’ve done a Top 5 for Action Flicks, here, and I think it’s about time for another list of things. Let’s go with movie series. I think I better define series. So, to me a movie series is when the franchise has two […]