Posts Tagged ‘luc besson’

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Kind of a goofy James-Bond-in-space adventure with fantastic alien critters, "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" is creative, but shallow.
Liam Neeson reprises his role as Bryan Mills — on the run after being framed for the murder of his ex-wife — in "Tak3n," a 2015 release by 20th Century Fox.


"Tak3n" picks up where the series disappointingly left off — Liam Neeson as more badass than dadass — but at least the actor makes a go at his character again.

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Class of 1994: “Léon”

More like a journey than just a joy-buzzer jolt of action, "Léon" is the movie people mean whey they rave about "The Professional."
the new movie poster for Lucy

INDIANAPOLIS! Win Passes to “Lucy”!

Win passes to the new action movie "Lucy" starring Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman and directed by Luc Besson.

3 Days to Kill

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


Taken on terms of arrested-adolescence action movies, "Lockout" finds itself in pass-fail territory. Consider it a success by way of social promotion.


"Colombiana" wants us to see its heroine as more than a hottie in hip-hugging panties. But it can't spell the word "personal," let alone understand its meaning.

From Paris with Love

John Travolta gives a performance of such impish glee, he should have paid the producers for the privilege of appearing in "From Paris with Love."