Posts Tagged ‘russell crowe’
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Gladiator 2

The Gladiator Sequel that Never was: A film to end all films

If you have never seen Ridley Scott’s Gladiator epic from 2000, you have missed out on a truly seminal movie. Starring the brilliant Russell Crowe as the courageous Maximus Decimus Meridius, Gladiator boasted a superb narrative while it revived the careers of Crowe, Joaquin Pheonix and director Ridley Scott.   The ending of this film […]
Noah - inside

Noah

Darren Aronofsky's grand but flawed vision of the Biblical tale reflects the ethos of a filmmaker who doesn't know how to punt.

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.
Man of Steel - inside

Man of Steel

Superman may be capable of many amazing feats, but one thing he can't do is turn two films worth of material into a single good one.

Les Miserables - inside

Les Misérables

Though it didn't get the respect and Oscar bling it deserved, "Les Misérables" was the most emotionally transporting cinematic journey of 2012.
Les Miserables - inside

Les Misérables

Epic yet intimate, "Les Misérables" is a standing-ovation triumph.

British cinema - inside

British Film Focus

Bond, Bilbo, breakthrough Irish comedians and a bold choice for "Les Miserables" highlight Zoe's look at cinema from across the pond.
Film Title: The Man With the Iron Fists

The Man with the Iron Fists

"Fists" is never an adrenaline-spiking martial arts movie. But it feels flung forth straight from RZA's junior-high notebook, with badass conviction and charm.