Posts Tagged ‘kevin costner’

McFarland, USA

The serious racial and class undertones make this far better than your average Disney sports movie.
McFarland USA - inside

McFarland, USA

It may be as formulaic a sports flick as you're apt to see — borrowing liberally from "Hoosiers" — but Kevin Costner scores in this feel-good drama.

From left, Matthias Schoenaerts, James Marsden, Wentworth MIller, Karl Urban and Eric Stonestreet star in "The Loft," a 2015 release from Open Road Films and director Erik Van Looy.

Quick Takes: Jan. 30

Nick Rogers offers some quick takes on a trio of new movies that opened this weekend — "The Loft," "Black or White" and "Project Almanac."
Silverado - inside

Silverado (1985)

I've always adored this revisionist Western, even as I can't decide whether it intentionally wades into parody or not.

Jack Ryan Inside

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Kenneth Branagh and company take a swing at Tom Clancy's famous CIA analyst, Jack Ryan, with rather lackluster results.
Draft Day - inside

Draft Day

After a poor first half, "Draft Day" really gets going in the last two quarters. Blame it on rookie (screenwriter) mistakes.

3 Days to Kill - inside

3 Days to Kill

Looser and jazzier than you'd think, "3 Days to Kill" is essentially the comedy version of "Taken."
Man of Steel - inside

Man of Steel

"Man of Steel" aims for the heavens but crashes to earth by trying to squeeze two movies worth of plot into a single film.