Category: Movies

Brave

Brave happens in Medieval Scotland. Merida, a young princess of the clan Dunbroch, is given a bow and arrow by her father, King Fergus, for her birthday. Her mother, Queen Elinor, disagrees with the present. While venturing into the woods to fetch a stray arrow, Merida encounters a will-o’-the-wisp. Soon afterward, Mor’du, a huge demon bear, attacks the […]

In Time

In Time. In 2169, people are genetically engineered to stop aging on their 25th birthday. All people have a digital clock on their forearm; when they turn 25, they stop aging and their clock begins counting down from 1 year. When the clock reaches zero, that person “times out” and dies. Time has become the universal currency, and can be transferred […]

Unstoppable

Unstoppable. While moving a train pulled by #777 and #767, at the trainyard in the fictional city of Fuller, the two hostlers take ill-advised shortcuts and accidentally allow the engine to leave the train-yard on its own power without the air brakes engaged. Initially believing the train to be a “coaster”, yardmaster Connie Hooper orders them to drive and catch up the […]

The Two Faces Of January

The Two Faces Of January. In 1962, con man Chester MacFarland and his wife Colette tour Greece and visit the Acropolis of Athens. There they meet Rydal Keener, who scams tourists while working as a tour guide. The MacFarlands discover that Rydal is an American and invite him to dinner, and Rydal, intrigued by the couple’s wealth and Colette’s beauty, […]

Dr Strange

Dr Strange. In New York City, Stephen Strange, an acclaimed but arrogant neurosurgeon, badly injures his hands in a car accident, leaving him unable to operate. Fellow surgeon and former lover Christine Palmer tries to help him move on, but Strange vainly pursues experimental surgeries to heal his hands. Strange eventually learns of Jonathan Pangborn, a paraplegic who mysteriously regained full use of […]

The Call Up

The Call Up. Eight top-ranked gamers are sent an invitation to beta test a new virtual reality game with a $100,000 prize. After arriving and changing into motion capture suits, they are scanned by a machine and instructed to put on virtual reality gear. Zahid, a Bosnian Muslim who chose his username ironically, refuses to wear gear […]

War Of The Worlds

War Of The Worlds. Humans were unaware that a race of aliens was making plans to occupy Earth. Ray Ferrier is a divorced crane operator longshoreman who works at a dock in Brooklyn, New York and lives in Bayonne, New Jersey. Ray is estranged from his children. His former wife, Mary Ann, later drops off the children, 10-year-old daughter Rachel and teenage son Robbie, at Ray’s house on […]

Friday The 13th

In the original Friday the 13th (1980), Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (Betsy Palmer) stalks and murders the teenagers preparing Camp Crystal Lake for re‑opening. She is determined to ensure that the camp does not reopen after her son Jason (Ari Lehman) drowned in the lake due to the negligence of two staff members. The last counselor, Alice Hardy (Adrienne King), fends off Mrs. Voorhees long […]

After Earth

After Earth. In the 21st century, an environmental cataclysm forces the human race to abandon Earth and to settle on a new world, Nova Prime. One thousand years later, the Ranger Corps, a peacekeeping organization commanded by General Cypher Raige (Will Smith), comes into conflict with the S’krell, alien creatures who intend to conquer Nova Prime. Their […]

Beowulf

Beowulf is set in a post-industrial castle that defends the border of an unnamed kingdom. It is terrorized by a demon named Grendel, who kills the castle’s defenders, one by one. After fighting his way past several soldiers trying to keep anyone from entering or leaving, the warrior Beowulf offers his help to the castle’s king, Hrothgar, […]

Max Payne

Detective Max Payne (Mark Wahlberg) is a three-year veteran in the NYPD Cold Case Unit, privately consumed with investigating and finding the murderer of his wife Michelle and their infant child. Max’s snitch, Trevor, supplies information that leads Max to three drug addicts in an empty train station. They attempt to rob Max in a bathroom; instead, Max interrogates one […]

13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior is a historical fiction action film based on the novel Eaters of the Dead by Michael Crichton. Their numbers dwindling and their position all but indefensible, an ancient völva of the village tells them to track the Wendol to their lair and destroy their leaders, the “Mother of the Wendol” and their Warlord who wears “the horns of power”. Watch the […]

King Arthur

Arthur (Clive Owen) is portrayed as a Roman cavalry officer, also known as Artorius Castus, the son of a Roman father and a Celtic mother. He commands a unit of Sarmatian auxiliary cavalry in Britain at the close of the Roman occupation in 467 A.D. Arthur is loyal to Rome and a devout Catholic, but follows the teachings of Pelagianism, which many consider heretical. He and his men guard Hadrian’s Wall against the Woads, a group […]

Déjà Vu

Deja Vu. On Mardi Gras in New Orleans, the ferry Sen. Alvin T. Stumpf is carrying hundreds of  sailors and their families across the Mississippi River from their base to the city. Suddenly, the ferry explodes and sinks, killing 543 passengers and crew members. Special Agent Douglas Carlin from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is sent to investigate and discovers evidence of […]

Equilibrium

Equilibrium is set in 2072 in Libria, a city-state, established by the survivors of World War III, which devastated the world. Where a totalitarian government requires all citizens to take daily injections of “Prozium II” to suppress emotion and encourage obedience. All emotionally stimulating material has been banned, and “Sense Offenders” – those who fail to take […]

Pacific Rim

In Pacific Rim, huge alien monsters called Kaijus emerge from an interdimensional portal called “The Breach” at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. Over the course of three years, the Kaiju wreak havoc upon coastal cities along the Ring of Fire, such as San Francisco, San José del Cabo, Sydney, Manila and Hong Kong. Humanity responds by […]

Battleship

The battleship. During the exercises, five alien spacecraft arrive in response to the NASA signal. Their communications ship collides with a satellite and crashes in Hong Kong, causing heavy casualties and damage while the other four (a mothership and three warships) land in the water near the coast of Hawaii. Sampson, John Paul Jones, and the JMSDF […]

Ouija : Origin Of All Evil

Ouija : Origin Of All Evil isn’t just a game. Inviting audiences again into the lore of the spirit board, Ouija: Origin of Evil tells a horrifying tale of the supernatural. A widowed mother and her two daughters enhance their séance scam business but in doing that they invite authentic evil into their home. The youngest daughter is […]

Con Air

In Con Air, Cameron Poe (Nicholas Cage) is a former US Ranger who always finds himself in the wrong place at the wrong time. Recently released from prison for man-slaughter committed in self-defence, he must hitch a ride on ‘Con Air’ – a passenger plane filled with some of the country’s meanest criminals including Cyrus the Virus […]

Gods Of Egypt

Gods of Egypt is a 2016 American-Australian fantasy action-adventure film. The gods of Egypt are distinguished from humans by their greater height, golden blood, and ability to transform into their animal-headed deity forms. The film portrays a mortal Egyptian hero who partners with the Egyptian god Horus to save the world from Set and rescue his love. Watch the trailer Rating: 8/10 Watch the […]