Posts Tagged ‘James Badge Dale’

’13 Hours’ shows struggle to survive in Benghazi

We all know the word “Benghazi.” The trailer for “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” tells us what really went down when an American territory in Benghazi was invaded by terrorists in 2012. The movie, which is directed by Michael Bay, gets its material from the book called “3 Hours:The Inside Account of What […]
Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars as Philippe Petit in Tri-Star Pictures' "The Walk" — director Robert Zemeckis's 3-D depiction of Petit's legendary walk between the World Trade Center towers.

The Walk

Although cartoonish qualities sometimes belie its confidence, “The Walk” stands solidly on its own as a thoughtful, crowd-pleasing complement to “Man on Wire.”

Iron Man 3 -  inside

Iron Man 3

After three solo outings and an Avengers tie-in, Iron Man is showing lots of rust.
World War Z - inside

World War Z

The movie they made of "World War Z" is fitfully engaging. It just has nothing at all to do with the book on which it was purportedly based.

The Lone Ranger - inside

The Lone Ranger

Big, loud and aggressively dumb, "The Lone Ranger" is basically "Pirates of the Caribbean 5" — where more is always more and the audience wishes it were less.
Iron Man 3 -  inside

Iron Man 3

Over time, superhero mythology gets junked up with tertiary characters and subplots. "Iron Man 3" has taken this hardware as far as it can go.

Shame inside


In a year full of impressive Michael Fassbender movies, this ranks as the best.

The Grey

It's not "Taken" with wolves or "He Fought a Zoo." It's a mostly masterful meditation on mourning and the value of dying in the company of that which calms us.