New ‘Killer Elite’ movie delivered lots of brutal action,thrills & more
Open Road Films released their new Jason Statham, action/thriller flick “Killer Elite” into theaters this weekend. I just checked it out today,and I thought it was ok. However, I did find myself dozing off quite a bit.
I don’t know what it was about this flick,but I just couldn’t quite get into it until towards the end. The film stars: Jason Statham, Clive Owen, Robert De Niro, Yvonne Strahovski, Dominic Purcell, Aden Young, Ben Mendelsohn, Lachy Hulme, Firass Dirani, Grant Bowler,and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje.
In the flick,character Danny (Jason Statham) and a couple of other men,including his mentor Hunter (Robert De Niro) pull off a murder job,but when Danny finds a little kid in the car,he vowed that’s his last job and can’t do it anymore. Read more »
New Taylor Lautner ‘Abduction’ movie delivered good action,storyline & more
Lionsgate finally released their new Taylor Lautner, branded,action flick “Abduction” into theaters this weekend. I just watched it ,and I thought it was pretty well done. It was better than I thought it would be.
It contained plenty of good action scenes,a pretty good plot,and that Lily Collins is a cutie. The movie stars: Taylor Lautner, Lily Collins, Alfred Molina, Jason Isaacs, Maria Bello, Denzel Whitaker, Michael Nyqvist,and Sigourney Weaver.
In the flick, character Nathan (Taylor Lautner) hooks up with a former childhood girlfriend named Karen (Lily Collins) when they get assigned to do a school project together. They eventually stumble onto a website that shows what missing kids would look like all grown up. Read more »
2011 Emmy Award winners revealed. Last night, the 63rd Annual, 2011 Emmy Awards took place live in Los Angeles,California at the Nokia Theatre. Glee’s Jane Lynch hosted the event,and a ton of celebrities showed up to make it a star-filled night. Also, a couple of people won some awards too. Here are your winners,below.
Modern Family won for best Outstanding Comedy Series. Mad Men won for best Outstanding Drama Series. “The Big Bang Theory,” Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper won for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series. “Friday Night Lights,” Kyle Chandler as Coach Eric Taylor won for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series.
“The Kennedys” Barry Pepper as Bobby Kennedy won for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie. “Mike & Molly” Melissa McCarthy as Molly Flynn won for Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series. “The Good Wife” Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick won for Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series. “Mildred Pierce,” Kate Winslet as Mildred Pierce won for Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie. Read more »
New ‘Straw Dogs’ movie delivered lots of intense drama,thrills & more. Screen Gems released their new drama/thriller flick “Straw Dogs” into theaters this weekend. I just checked it out, and I thought it was really good an intense,delivering one hell of a killing spree. It stars: James Marsden, Kate Bosworth, Alexander Skarsgard, Dominic Purcell, Laz Alonso, Willa Holland,and James Woods.
In the flick,happily married couple David and Amy Sumner (James Marsden) and (Kate Bosworth) return to Amy’s small,crazy hometown,so David can write a new movie script. He felt he could get some inspiration there. Little did he know, the inspiration would be to save his freaking life.
Everyone one seemed nice and civil at first,but as the movie progressed along,you could feel the tensions rise. It was one small thing after another as Amy’s old boyfriend Charlie (Alexander Skarsgard) and his raunchy crew worked on their house. Read more »
New ‘Drive’ movie delivered odd scenes with ok thrills. FilmDistrict released their new Ryan Gosling branded action/drama/thriller flick “Drive” into theaters this weekend. I just watched it,and I thought it was ok overall. A lot of the scenes had a very odd undertone to them. I’m not really used to that. Even the thriller scenes were a bit odd,but were good enough to hold my attention. The movie stars: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Ron Perlman, Christina Hendricks, Oscar Isaac, and Albert Brooks.
In the flick, character Driver (Ryan Gosling) is a stunt driver,a mechanic,and a “get away” driver for criminals. He also almost becomes a race car driver,but unfortunately,all the death and destruction sort of ruined that. Hey,it happens.
Anyways, as Driver lives his odd,loner life,he eventually befriends his next door,female neighbor Irene (Carey Mulligan) and her son until her husband named Standard (Oscar Isaac) returns home from prison. Eventually, Driver tries to help Standard get out of a bind with some very bad men he owes money to. Read more »
Bucky Larson,Born To Be A Star Movie delivered hysterical crude comedy & more
Columbia Pictures released their new comedy flick “Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star.” I just watched it,and I thought it was pretty hysterical and outrageous as Bucky set out to become an adult film star. The movie stars: Nick Swardson, Christina Ricci, Don Johnson,and Stephen Dorff.
In the flick, buck toothed character Bucky Larson (Nick Swardson) finds out his parents used to be porn stars after checking out an adult flick with his friends and attempting to masturbate. This new revelation,and talking with his parents about it,set into motion,his dream plan of heading to Los Angeles to become a big time porn star.
After Bucky arrived in LA,he quickly befriends a very beautiful girl named Kathy McGee (Christina Ricci) who helps him find a place,while he attempts to become an adult film star. Read more »
New Matt Damon ‘Contagion’ movie delivered lots of drama & interesting story
Warner Bros. Pictures released their new Matt Damon,branded,drama/thriller flick “Contagion” into theaters this weekend. I just checked it out,and I thought it was pretty good. The plot was interesting enough to hold my attention throughout. The movie stars: Marion Cotillard, Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Winslet, Bryan Cranston, Sanaa Lathan,and Jennifer Ehle.
In the movie,character Beth Emhoff (Gwyneth Paltrow) returned home to her husband and kid Mitch Emhoff (Matt Damon) after taking a trip to Hong Kong. Unfortunately,she brought a virus back home with her that ended up killing her,and causing an epidemic of mass proportions.
Once the virus became known,the government started scrambling to find a vaccine,and not reveal too much to the public in an effort to avoid a nationwide panic. The virus quickly spread,ultimately killing millions of people. Read more »
New ‘Warrior’ movie delivered great drama,fighting action & more. Lionsgate released their new action/drama flick “Warrior” into theaters this weekend. I just got through watching it,and I thought it was very good as Batman 3’s Tom Hardy showed a lot of intensity in this very passionate fight movie. It stars: Joel Edgerton, Tom Hardy, Jennifer Morrison, Nick Nolte, Maximiliano Hernandez, Frank Grillo,and Erik “Bad” Apple.
In the flick, character Tommy Conlon (Tom Hardy) returns home for the first time in fourteen years,and eventually decides to he wants to do some MMA fighting again. Meanwhile, his brother Brendan Conlon (Joel Edgerton) has started MMA fighting again because he doesn’t make enough money as a teacher to pay his mortgage bills.
Unfortunately, for Brendan, his fighting activities get frowned upon by the school,and land him in suspension without pay,forcing him to fight full-time again. Read more »
New Shark Night 3D movie delivered lots of graphic horror,thrills,drama & more
Relativity Media released their new horror flick “Shark Night” into theaters this weekend. I just watched it,and thought it was pretty good. It delivered a descent plot with lots of suspense towards the end.
It hurt a little bit in the originality department,but it was still entertaining. The movie stars: Sara Paxton, Dustin Milligan, Katharine McPhee, Chris Carmack, Alyssa Diaz, Joel David Moore, Donal Logue, Sinqua Walls,and Chris Zylka.
The movie’s synopsis was pretty typical. A group of seven friend decided to head to the lake for some partying and fun times. However,little did they know, that character Sara (Sara Paxton) had some bad history with the town. One person in particular was a guy named Dennis. Read more »
Sarah Michelle Gellar said she hates new 2012 Buffy Vampire Slayer movie idea
CNN recently chatted with former Buffy the Vampire Slayer starlet Sarah Michelle Gellar,and she chimed in with her opinion of the remake movie idea for “Buffy The Vampire Slayer.” Apparently, she’s not too happy about it.
Just like her former co-stars, she thinks the movie is a lousy idea,especially since they’re doing it without Joss Whedon. She stated, “It was a movie. It’s been made. It stars Kristy Swanson. They don’t need to make another one.” Read more »