John Wick is a stylish action movie about an ex-hitman (Keanu Reeves) who comes out of retirement when he is attacked in his own home, his car stolen, and his dog killed.
Skyfall definitely brings the Bond franchise back up to a qualitative stature similar to that of Casino Royale. It brought a much-needed invigoration that puts Bond movies back on track and allows future Bond movies to be made along the storyline of Craig’s Bond.
Quantum of Solace is the second installment in the rebooted 007 franchise starring Daniel Craig as the British spy, James Bond. The film follows the events of Casino Royale, after James Bond has successfully captured Mr. White, the man responsible for killing his former love interest.
From Marvel Studios comes the sequel everyone has been waiting for. Avengers: Age of Ultron tells of the next threat Earth's Mightiest Heroes must face in Marvel's long running cinematic universe.
From the studio that brought you movies like Toy Story, Monsters, Inc., and The Incredibles comes another great film, and one that I might add is not only enjoyable, but informative both for kids and adults.
From director Denis Villeneuve (Incendies, Prisoners) comes a new and exciting thriller, Sicario. Kate Macer (Emily Blunt), an FBI agent part of the Special Weapons and Tactics Team, is enlisted to help a government task force with a new assignment.
Based on the novel by James Dashner, The Maze Runner is a thrilling journey about a group of boys trapped in the center of a mysterious maze. One day a new boy named Thomas (Dylan O'Brien) appears, quickly learning his predicament in the maze.
Furious 7 is the latest installment that follows the high speed endeavors of Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) and his crew. After taking down the international terrorist Owen Shaw (Luke Evans), Toretto and company go back to the United States. Brian O’Connor, his right hand man, starts a family with Mia Toretto (Jordana Brewster), Dom’s sister and from there everyone works on ushering back normal lives. However, Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham), Owen’s older brother, is bent on revenge. With Deckard's quest for vengeance in full throttle, Dom must do whatever is necessary to protect his family. Reprising their roles are Letty (Michelle Rodriguez), Tej (Chris “Ludacris” Bridges), Roman (Tyrese Gibson), and Agent Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson).
On this brand new episode of the Dim The Lights Podcast, Olga and I talk about this riveting sci-fi film with our own renowned linguist, Dr. Phil Lipschitz.
Listen to the podcast to hear our full thoughts on the original Star Wars!
Star Wars: Rogue One Review Happy New Year! It’s finally 2017 and we get to put behind the god-awful year of 2016. Sure, 2016 was pretty terrible in general, but it did have some highlights. One of the best movies of 2016 is Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Rogue One is the prequel to […]