Posts Tagged ‘Revenge’
A well-made movie that could have been better, in which the quiet, talkie parts are more interesting than the mayhem.
It respectfully sends off Paul Walker amid momentum microbursts, but "Furious Seven" feels more like joyless, obligatory due diligence than a fun thrill ride.
Wheezing, limping and lumbering all night much more than it runs, Liam Neeson's most arthritic action movie to date isn't one with a number wedged in its title.
"Tales From The Darkside" rides the wave of 1980s anthology horror, but the stories seem to be too little, too late despite the "King" and "Romero" tags.
"John Wick" holds no candle to Keanu Reeves' holy trinity of action films, but it should count as time off for good behavior from his stint in movie jail.
A gripping slow-burn thriller, "Out of the Furnace" is an unrelenting slice of red-blooded Americana.
DC and the CW have finally hit the mark with a dark, modern-day reimagining of one of DC's finest superheroes, Green Arrow.
Despite giving away an important plot twist in the opening sequence, "Gofer" oozes genuine drama.
"Parker" isn't run-of-the-mill. It's the work of misfits who broke into a mill shuttered on the edge of town and fired up machines without knowing how they work.
The Expendables are back and blowing every bad guy and '80s action movie cliche out of the water.
Timothy Dalton didn't have much time to probe 007's psyche. But the small things add up to a bigger accomplishment than is usually acknowledged.
After "Moonraker," the franchise had nowhere to go but up. What a surprise to see some vision restored to the series, even if it's sometimes far from 20/20.
This unexpectedly shrewd and efficient, if imperfect, Murphy's Law thriller is probably as close to that "Italian Job" sequel as Mark Wahlberg will ever get.