Posts Tagged ‘michael caine’

Going in Style

Not bad but just unambitious, "Going in Style" pairs up three oldsters to rob a bank, discover some life lessons and have everything turn out fine in the end.

The Hand (1981)

Oliver Stone's second feature film is a silly, scary, skeevy horror flick that touches a lot of erogenous zones for maturing minds.

Going in Style

Freeman, Caine and Arkin all charm within their familiar personas, but this Geriatric Robbery comedy is tired and predictable.
From left, Dave Franco, Lizzy Caplan, Woody Harrelson and Jesse Eisenberg star in "Now You See Me 2," a 2016 action-caper directed by Jon M. Chu and distributed by Summit Entertainment.

Now You See Me 2

By trading on its source’s tight, fun ingenuity for craven, calculated gimcrackery, “Now You See Me 2’s” only distinctive trait is making all the fun disappear.

The Last Witch Hunter

Vin Diesel's latest falls into the same trap as many attempted fantasy-action franchises: too much darkness, not enough fun and not nearly enough imagination.


An ornate, bittersweet slice of life that hits a few grace notes but meanders too much to reach greatness.

Kingsman: The Secret Service

One of the year's brashest, daffiest hits, "Kingsman" is a send-up of the spy genre that nevertheless embraces its 007 action.


Christopher Nolan's ruminative space odyssey falls short of lofty goals, but it's still an oft-mesmerizing journey — even if you can't always hear the dialogue.