Posts Tagged ‘Jennifer Lawrence’
"X-Men: Apocalypse" delivers another nail in the coffin for the godfather franchise of modern superhero cinema.
The claws are coming out! Oscar Isaac’s Apocalypse is the world’s original mutant, and he plans to bring his namesake down on mankind. Thankfully, some of the X-Men like Jennifer Lawrence’s Mystique are trying to stop him in his tracks. Here’s another thing to be thankful for: Mystique and her crew are getting some assistance […]
Big-budget screen adaptations should raise the stakes the further they go on. But "The Hunger Games" limps to a needlessly drawn-out finale.
It’s the end of the world as we know it, unless the X-Men can save it. Oscar Isaac’s Apocalypse is the world’s original mutant, and he plans to bring his namesake down on mankind. Thankfully, some of the X-Men like Jennifer Lawrence’s Mystique are trying to stop him in his tracks. Unfortunately, she might lose […]
Even as it gets stuck between stations, “Joy” is an engaging — and, at the right moments, enraging — tale of both perseverance and the psychology of purchasing.
The film, which takes itself too seriously, lurches to an anti-climactic conclusion.
"Mockingjay — Part 2" is a strangely tepid conclusion to the franchise that settles for less than it's worth.
Amy Schumer and Jennifer Lawrence are making a movie! The besties have officially taken their friendship to a professional level. Jennifer said that she & Amy will be sisters in the comedy. Best of all, the movie will come straight from their beautiful minds. It’ll be awesome to see what they come up with.
Mercifully shorter than its predecessors, “Mockingjay” nonetheless has a low thrills-to-doldrums ratio, with really only one action sequence to carry momentum.
"Mockingjay Part 1" is the rare part one that feels necessary — a massive pivot in tone and story from previous movies that's also the best of the franchise.
The retconning of the X-Men franchise is a smashing success, a superhero movie that combines great action and soulful contemplation.
New character posters for the upcoming YA novel adaptation "Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1."
"American Hustle" is a film filled with fantastic performances, wrapped within a tepid and directionless story.