Tag: Cillian Murphy

Review: Christopher Nolan’s DUNKIRK

Posted: July 21, 2017 at 8:27 am   /   Movie Reviews

Some of the most talented filmmakers working today have been subjected to criticism based on the assumption that their work comes off as “pretentious.” Christopher Nolan is among them. I am one who would agree with this claim, yet it does not stop me from referring to the man who challenged traditional story structure with Memento, dazzled the […]

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Review: ‘Free Fire’ Starring Brie Larson, Cillian Murphy, Armie Hammer, Sam Riley

Posted: April 21, 2017 at 8:42 am   /   Movie Reviews

Someone forgot to turn the safety on. In a time when the topic of gun violence has never been more controversial, it sounds psychotic take a risk on a film that is essentially 90 minutes of angry people shooting at each other. But when you throw in a ’70s-style aesthetic, an amusing ensemble of trigger-happy […]

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41: ‘Transcendence’ Starring Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany, Rebecca Hall

Posted: April 29, 2014 at 8:49 am   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

This week on the show we back up (and run over) Transcendence. We took a week off for Easter (some of us love Jesus, some of us love candy, some of us love plastic grass). We also touch briefly on The Other Woman and Brick Mansions. Dan is out this week. He failed our weekly […]

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Movie Review: ‘Transcendence’ Starring Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany

Posted: April 18, 2014 at 7:55 am   /   Film, Local

“Yesterday Dr. Will Caster Was Only Human.” Chronologically, we have The Dark Knight Rises, Moneyball, Inception, The Dark Knight, The Prestige, Batman Begins, The Italian Job, Insomnia, Memento. Those are some very impressive credits. Although Transcendence director wasn’t at the helm for the aforementioned films, he was the cinematographer – and very influential on how […]

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TRANSCENDENCE opens April 18! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: April 8, 2014 at 12:08 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter for your chance to receive a pair of passes to a special advance screening! Dr. Will Caster is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments have […]

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Comic-Con Sneak Peek: ‘In Time’ Trailer Starring Justin Timberlake and Olivia Wilde

Posted: July 25, 2011 at 4:17 pm   /   Coming Soon, Film, HD Movie Trailers, Local

Synopsis: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their immortality. A poor young man who comes into a fortune of time, though […]

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How Long Will Audiences Wait Have to Wait for Another “Tron”?

Posted: January 13, 2011 at 9:24 am   /   Film, Local, Movie News

I saw the original Tron a couple of months before seeing its sequel.  While I am sure the effects were wonderful at the time, I wasn’t all that into it.  Then, I saw Tron: Legacy, and while the effects were wonderful, I wasn’t all that into it.  I mean you have this amazing world that […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: TRON: Legacy

Posted: December 17, 2010 at 4:30 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local

TRON: Legacy returns the 80’s property to the screen with incredible visuals, a magnificent score, fantastic 3-D, inventive action, and an attempt at sci-fi world building that is ambitious and interesting but falls a bit short of being entirely clear or fascinating. Picking up 20 or so years after the original film, Flynn had gone […]

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“Inception” Star Cillian Murphy Joining Andrew Niccol’s “I’m.mortal”

Posted: August 9, 2010 at 2:11 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Andre Niccol’s I’m.mortal continues to add impressive names to its cast list. The latest addition to the cast is 28 Days Later and Inception actor, Cillian Murphy, who will be joining the likes of Amanda Seyfried and Justin Timberlake in the production. I’m.mortal centers around a world where the aging gene has been destroyed, but […]

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Will It Fall? The Final Shot Of Inception (Spoilers)

Posted: July 19, 2010 at 11:59 pm   /   Film, Local

So obviously Lauren and I ((Check out our reviews first; Lauren’s and Zac’s)) think Inception is a pretty swell movie.  Lauren has picked it as her best picture favorite and it seems to be a lock Top 5 for me as well.  But we both agree that the final shot of the film is easily the biggest […]

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