The main star of the film (besides Theron), however, are the fights. In his solo directorial debut, David Leitch (co-director of John Wick) sticks to his strengths, and the end result is a collection of action sequences that made me pull a muscle just watching. The absolute highlight of the film is an eight-minute fight […]
Review: ‘The Fate of the Furious’ Starring Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, Kurt Russell, Charlize Theron
While in Cuba, Dom is approached by supervillain Cypher, played masterfully by Charlize Theron. After she tells Dom he will be working for her, he scoffs at the idea. That is until she shows him something which changes his mind. And just like that, Dom Toretto is a villain. Neither his “family” nor Hobbs (Dwayne […]
It’s the prequel/sequel no one demanded – The Huntsman: Winter’s War. Chris Hemsworth is back, Kristen Stewart is not. On paper that seems like good news. But films aren’t on paper, are they? Also, we teach Joe the difference between Noah and Moses, Tom and Dan regale us with tales of scamming video arcades, and […]
We’re joined this week by Michael Haffner, film critic for Alive Magazine and We Are Movie Geeks. Many important things are learned this week, such as: how movies get their subtitles, why Disney’s Magic Bands are a little bit creepy, and Tom explains how oldies radio works. It’s Reel Spoilers 177: ‘The Huntsman: Winter’s War’ […]
If Sid from Toy Story grew up to be John Ford and then filmed a Smokey & The Bandit reboot at Burning Man it might look like Mad Max: Fury Road. Or maybe it was a fever dream. Hard to say but either way director George Miller has turned in what is arguably the most […]
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1.) Snow White and the Huntsman…..$56,255,00 2.) MIB 3……$29,300,000 3.) The Avengers…..$20,273,000 4.) Battleship…..$4,810,000 5.) The Dictator…..$4,725,000 I think everyone would have predicted “Snow White and the Huntsman” to take the top spot this weekend, but it made quite a bit more than was anticipated. The studio was predicting around $40 million opening weekend. Universal […]